Previous Post
Azhar Scholar Tells Egyptians to Eat Tree Leaves to Cope with Economic Hardship
Next Post
See the Biggest Moon of the Century Across Egyptian Skies this Month

CoverGirl Just Appointed Its First Ever Hijabi Brand Ambassador

Afia, along with Katy Perry, Sofia Vergara, and James Charles – CoverGirl's first male ambassador, will be the faces of the brand's So Lashy! Blast Pro.

It’s official! Muslim American beauty blogger Nura Afia has just joined the ranks of CoverGirl’s brand ambassadors Katy Perry and Sofia Vergara, reports The Denver Post.

Except Afia has the slight advantage of being a Hijabi, which makes her the first veiled woman to represent the cosmetics brand!

Afia, along with Perry, Vergara and James Charles – the brand’s first male ambassador, will be the faces of CoverGirl’s So Lashy! Blast Pro mascara which is designed to amplify all lash types.

 

 

To announce the new campaign, CoverGirl took to Instagram, saying that the brand has “always stood for inclusive beauty that supports any and all types — from skin types to lash types.”

Afia boasts an Instagram following of over 300K people and more than 200K subscribers to her YouTube channel. She blogs about beauty, makeup, and offers her army of social media admirers invaluable beauty tips! Her duties as a CoverGirl ambassador include appearing on billboards and commercials for the brand.  

The beauty blogger didn't downplay her excitement, telling Glamour, “I never thought I would see Muslim women represented on such a large scale.”

 


Todays Events
Sebzz @ Cairo Jazz Club
Clubs
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: Cairo Jazz Club
Arabish Band @ El Sawy Culturewheel
Concerts
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Venue: El Sawy Culturewheel
Misty @ The Tap East
Clubs
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 3:00am
Venue: The Tap East
Electric Picnic @ The Tap Maadi
Clubs
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 2:30am
Venue: The Tap Maadi
The Ultimate Road Trip By Gazef @ Egypt
Travel
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 12:00pm - 12:0am
Venue: Egypt
Brunch W/ Danny Malak @ The Tap East
Dining
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Venue: The Tap East
Pre-Season Warmup W/ Ouzo & Mano @ Zigzag
Clubs
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 10:00pm - 6:00am
Venue: Zigzag
Egypt's Memorial Day @ El Sawy
Seminars
Date: 7/28/2017
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Venue: El Sawy Culturewheel