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Irish dancing make-up ban causes row

18 April 2014 Last updated at 07:32 BST

Children under the age of 10 have been banned from wearing make-up during Irish dancing competitions.

It comes as some politicians in Ireland have called for child beauty pageants to be banned.

Chris Buckler reports.

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