It has been announced that Insecure star Issa Rae is the new face of cosmetics giant Covergirl.
The writer and actress wrote on her Instagram page:
“In all my awkward, black years I never imagined I’d be a @COVERGIRL! SO honored & SO excited,”
I remember being an awkward black girl in high school, reading the pages of my favorite magazines, casually flipping through @COVERGIRL ads, singing their slogan in my head. Never EVER in my life did I imagine I'd be one. I am SO honored and SO excited for what’s to come. Visit @COVERGIRL to learn more #COVERGIRLMADE
To think it all started with a web series (Awkward Black Girl). The woman is a true inspiration.