CoverGirl signs singer, songwriter and rapper Becky G
HUNT VALLEY, Md. — Procter & Gamble’s CoverGirl has tapped singer, songwriter and rapper Becky G to be the newest face of the beauty brand, appearing in national TV and print advertising for CoverGirl this summer.
The 16-year-old joins a lineup of successful and inspiring global beauties like P!NK, Sofia Vergara, Queen Latifah and Ellen DeGeneres.
In the months ahead, she will debut many looks from the brand’s new collection, including ones featuring the fired-up, volumizing CoverGirl Flamed Out Mascara. Rocking the mic, her lips and nails will be in the spotlight showcasing CoverGirl Lipslicks Smoochies Lip Balm; and CoverGirl Outlast Stay Brilliant Glosstinis, which are mini versions of Outlast Stay Brilliant Nail Gloss in tropical, glossy colors perfect for summer.
In addition to appearing in national TV and print advertising for the brand, CoverGirl fans will get to know her via original content on the brand’s social properties like YouTube, which will give a glimpse into her life as a CoverGirl and rise to stardom.
“Becky G is such a relatable and powerful role model, who, from a very young age, has advocated individualism and paying respect to where you come from and where you want to go,” stated Esi Eggleston Bracey, VP and GM for CoverGirl Cosmetics. “She’s a smart, motivated and strong-willed young woman who knows exactly what she wants to do in life, and it’s that attitude that the CoverGirl brand loves about her and identifies with. Becky is a star on the rise, and we’re excited to welcome her into the CoverGirl family.”
Palmer’s to debut in India.Arie’s ‘Cocoa Butter’ music video
NEW YORK — Palmer’s has partnered with R&B songstress India.Arie in the creation of Arie’s “Cocoa Butter” music video.
The first single from Arie’s upcoming “Songversation” album, “Cocoa Butter” represents the perfect synergy for Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula products and Palmer’s will appear in the video. The two plan to continue making music together on Arie’s upcoming tour, the manufacturer stated.
"I am really excited to be partnering with Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula. Aside from being a longtime fan of their products, they’re a family business with a strong ethical foundation, and that makes us a great match," Arie stated.
CVS Caremark, BPW Foundation partner to help women veterans, military spouses in career development
WASHINGTON — CVS Caremark has partnered with Business and Professional Women’s Foundation’s Joining Forces Mentoring Plus program to support women veterans and military/veteran spouses as they navigate the civilian workplace.
Through the partnership, CVS Caremark will enlist volunteer women employees as mentors and subject matter experts for women veterans and military/veteran spouses within the Joining Forces Mentoring Plus “high tech-high touch” online community.
Joining Forces Mentoring Plus provides free employment tools and connects women veterans of all branches, eras, ranks and military/veteran spouses with volunteer working-women mentors and subject-matter experts. The program, framed around “Working Women Helping Women Work,” meets these women where they are and helps them translate their military skills and build self confidence to find and keep meaningful civilian careers, or start and grow their own businesses.
CVS Caremark will enlist mentors from the company’s population of women employees across the country by tapping into their Colleague Resource Groups.