Amid the sassy, sexualized content are well-intentiond messages about self-acceptance and having the courage to be true to yourself.
Positive Role Models & Representations
A contestant is shown being slapped in the face as part of an acting session.
Strong sexual innuendo, including references to various sex acts. The contestants are referred to as “ladies” when dressed as women. They are shown dressing provocatively, dancing suggestively, pole dancing, and imitating various sexual positions. They're also shown getting undressed and wearing various devices to enhance their chests and hide their genitalia, but nudity is blurred.
RuPaul and the contestants continuously use the terms “queen” and “bitch” to describe themselves. Curses like “s--t” and “f--k” are bleeped.
The winner of the competition will be featured in product campaigns for NYX Cosmetics and L.A. Eyeworks. Interior Illusions Co. and Absolut Vodka are also show sponsors. The logo for Out of the Closet secondhand store is frequently visible.
Ease of Play
Visible alcohol consumption (cocktails, mixed drinks). Absolut Vodka is a show sponsor.