Teenager crowned beauty queen just six months after face paralysed by stroke

Teenager crowned beauty queen just six months after her face was paralysed by a stroke Emily, 18, was paralysed down the left side of her body after she suffered a stroke while volunteering at Camp AmericaShe regained her smile and learned to walk again after a few months of physiotherapyWon beauty pageant she entered before becoming ill due to 'captivating eyes and smile' By Claire Bates PUBLISHED: 12:56 GMT, 28 January 2013 | UPDATED: 12:57 GMT, 28 January 2013 A teenager has been crowned a beauty queen – just six months after her face was paralysed by a massive stroke.

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Harriet Page, 18, overcame severe acne and bullying to become a beauty queen contestant

From 'dartboard face' to model ace: How teenager overcame severe acne and years of bullying to become a beauty queen contestant A teenage girl has revealed how she once had so many spots on her face she was nicknamed 'dart board' by cruel bullies at school. But now Harriet Page has entered a beauty pageant after taking medication and finding a new sense of self-belief. Beating the bullies: Harriet Page (left) has entered Miss Hampshire 2012.