CoverGirl issues a statement regarding photoshopped CoverGirl NFL ad posted on twitter showing a model with a dark bruise under her eye as a reference to the Ray Rice domestic violence scandal. CoverGirl:
COVERGIRL believes domestic violence is completely unacceptable. We developed our NFL program to celebrate the more than 80 million female football fans. In light of recent events, we have encouraged the NFL to take swift action on their path forward to address the issue of domestic violence.
Monroe is announced to be a celebrity face of CoverGirl.
One of my core values is to help redefine what it means to be a strong and beautiful woman in the music and fashion worlds and to empower the wonderful things that make us unique. Becoming a Covergirl is truly an honor and a gift: it opens up a new platform for me to inspire women to feel stronger, braver and more beautiful inside and out.
Pink signs her first beauty contract with Covergirl. Covergirl says in a release:
With the signing of Pink, Covergirl is celebrating ‘Beauty with an Edge’ and who better to deliver that message than someone who embodies art and attitude. Pink and Covergirl are looking to inspire women to celebrate their individuality and never settle for a single beauty standard.
DeGeneres reveals she will be the face of Covergirl on her talk show The Ellen DeGeneres show.
You know how I always like to share what’s going on in my life with you all, and I was going to give you some news and, unfortunately, rumors started circulating all over the Internet. I am the new face of CoverGirl.