Talking Makeup has the sneak pee to a letter from Karen T. Fondu, President of L’Oréal Paris, announcing Aimée Mullins as the brand’s latest spokesperson. Here it is:
“I am thrilled to introduce Aimée Mullins as the most recent addition to the L’Oréal Paris family. In the next few months, the inspiring athlete, model and actress will begin appearing in advertising campaigns as our latest global brand ambassador.
Aimée is a valuable addition to a remarkable team of L’Oréal Paris spokespeople including Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, Milla Jovovich, Diane Keaton, Beyoncé Knowles, Diane Kruger, Evangeline Lilly, Andie MacDowell, Julianna Margulies, Eva Longoria, Freida Pinto and Kerry Washington.
Aimée is recognized as being the first woman with prosthetics to compete in NCAA competitions and for setting multiple world records when she participated in the 1996 Paralympic Games. She has attended numerous conferences to share her remarkable story with others and has become an honored symbol for all women athletes. Also a fashion model and talented actress, Aimée has been featured in top magazines, served as British designer Alexander McQueen’s muse and starred in several creative films. Through her strength, confidence, beauty and charisma, Aimée wholly represents the L’Oréal Paris philosophy, “Because You’re Worth It.”
We are truly proud to be working with Aimée and look forward to the beginning of an exciting partnership.
Karen T. Fondu”
President, L’Oréal Paris