Stunning Marisela de Montecristo was crowned as the winner of Miss Universe El Salvador 2018. She will now compete at Miss Universe 2018 later this year. The finale of the pageant was held at Fedape Auditorium where 7 contestants battled out for the title. She was also the winner of Nuestra Belleza 2013 before winning this contest. She succeeds Alisson Abarca as the new Miss Universe El Salvador.
At the same event, Ena Cea was crowned as Miss International El Salvador 2018. She will represent El Salvador at Miss International 2019. She succeeds Metzi Solano, who will compete at Miss International 2018. Fatima Recinos finished first runner-up in the contest.