A unique voice, a fashion icon, a rock star...
Gwen Stefani is a phenomenon of the 21st century.
Leader of the rock band No Doubt, she also released two solo albums that only sealed her iconic status. L’Oreal Paris is very pleased to welcome her today as the brand’s new face. "Being the face of L'Oreal Paris is practically unbelievable to me. I enjoy playing with my style, on stage or in videos. This is what I love about performing with my band. And to work with such a modern and talented L'Oréal Paris team promises to be an exciting adventure. I'm lucky, really lucky,” said Gwen Stefani.
"We are thrilled to have Gwen with us. She’s a sensational artist with captivating talent. She takes beauty to another dimension, somewhere between style and art. Rock star and fashion icon, she is definitely a modern muse of her time, "said Cyril Chapuy, International Managing Director of L'Oreal Paris.
"Gwen's unique style, positive energy and many career accomplishments in both fashion and music make her a true role model for women worldwide. It's really exciting to welcome her as a new member of the L'Oreal Paris family,” said Karen T. Fondu, President of L'Oreal Paris USA.
Gwen Stefani is fascinating. When the rock band No Doubt was created, Gwen and her bandmates were still in high school and rehearsing in their garage. A composer, author and singer, Gwen Stefani has become the voice for millions of girls around the world. No Doubt has sold over 30 million copies of their albums, including Tragic Kingdom, Return of Saturn and Rock Steady. The band received two Grammy Awards in 2003 and many nominations.
With the release of her first solo album in 2004, Love. Angel. Music. Baby., which received a Grammy nomination, Gwen confirmed her iconic status internationally. She collaborated with some of the biggest names in rap, including Dr. Dre, rapper Eve and even Pharell Williams. In 2006, Gwen released The Sweet Escape, her second solo album, and won the 2008 People's Choice Award for Female Singer of the Year.
Since the end of their successful tour in summer 2009, No Doubt has worked on a new album, scheduled to be released in 2011. Gwen Stefani is inspiring. Both musically, with her unique melodies, and in the fashion world, where she is recognized and acclaimed for her unique style, particularly through her two clothing lines, L.A.M.B. and Harajuku Lovers.
By joining the L'Oreal Paris family today, Gwen Stefani will represent her own vision of beauty alongside other spokespeople, including Beyoncé Knowles, Gerard Butler, Rachel Weisz, Jennifer Lopez, Aishwarya Rai, Freida Pinto, Gong Li, Patrick Dempsey and Diane Kruger.