Women of color are making big beauty news this month. It looks like the majors are taking notice of our unique beauty one ambassador ship at time
Iconic brand L'Oreal Paris signed our favorite edgy Latina Zoe Saldanda as it’s latest International Spokesperson. The Puertro Rican / Dominican beauty is a red carpet stunner who is unafraid to speak her mind.One reason why she’s perfect for L’Oreal this girl know she worth it.
Zoe's commercial spot for L'OrealParis True Match
In her own words she explains it;
“Growing up, I was taught to believe that I am capable to do anything a man can do. This family philosophy has shaped who I am today, and is a conviction that will always accompany me through life. As a L’Oréal Paris Spokesperson, being able to say “We’re worth it” means so much to me. I want to share that value with women so they can embrace it and execute life with confidence. I am thrilled to join this beauty journey with such an inspirational brand,” said Zoe Saldana.
Salma Hayek covers New Beauty this month dishes on her fabulous life, her personal beauty philosophy and so much more. Salma Hayek who arguably has the best closet in the world is on the cover of this month's New Beauty Spring /Summer issue which hit the stands April 1.Salma looks better now in her forties than her twenties and she'll spilling her secrets in the issue. In it she talks about many things including her biggest beauty inspiration, her beloved Grandmother.
“I have my grandmother to thank. She is my inspiration and she taught me many things. She was both an alchemist and a magician and someone with a great imagination—and that’s where I get a lot of my beauty secrets from.”
Look out for her this year in her new movie, Muppets Most Wanted, and in the same year as her three very-talked about new projects (the much-anticipated book-turned-film, A Three Dog Life, with John Travolta, the politically-charged The Septembers of Shiraz and Everly, an action-thriller set to come out later this year .
Saving the best for last ,Iconic brand Lancome Paris signs Lupita Nyong'o So let's all say it one time #LupitaforLancome!
Lupita Nyong’o has had a whirlwind year on the red carpet becoming a first timeAcademy Award winner for 12 Years a Slave. As of today she is Lancome Paris new International Brand Ambassdor. This is only the third time in the company’s history hey have signed a woman of color . The first Ethiopian model Liya Kebede and Dominican model Arlenis Pena following.
Lupita had this to say about her new partnership "I am truly honored to join the Maison Lancôme, a brand with such a prestigious history that I have always loved. I am particularly proud to represent its unique vision for women and the idea that beauty should not be dictated, but should instead be an expression of a woman's freedom to be herself,”