Danna Garcia Signed as the Newest Latina Face of Maybelline New York

Latin-American Sensation Partners with Iconic Cosmetic Mega-Brand

Sep 06, 2006, 01:00 ET from Maybelline New York

    NEW YORK, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Maybelline New York proudly announces
 Colombian actress Danna Garcia as its newest Hispanic celebrity
 spokesperson. As one of the hottest stars to hit the Latin-American
 circuit, Danna joins the brand's arsenal of famous faces including Christy
 Turlington, Erin Wasson and Adriana Lima.
     (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060905/NYTU014 )
     As the newest Hispanic spokesperson for Maybelline New York, Garcia
 will be featured in television and print advertisements, all appearing
 solely in Hispanic media outlets.
     "Danna's personal style exudes the type of confidence and beauty that
 is synonymous with the Maybelline New York brand," says Cheryl Vitali,
 Senior Vice President, Marketing, Maybelline New York-Garnier. "We are
 delighted to have a talented and intriguing spokesperson that has such a
 strong relationship with the Hispanic community."
     "It is a true pleasure to represent the iconic Maybelline New York
 brand," says Garcia. "Maybelline New York cosmetics have always been my
 favorite because the company provides Hispanic women with the distinct
 shades and formulations that work for our skin. I am deeply honored to be a
 part of Maybelline New York."
     Born in Colombia, Danna began her remarkable career at the young age of
 four. Since then, she has been seen in millions of homes around the world,
 appearing in more than 25 soap operas. Her list of achievements also
 includes a chart-topping album - Momposina, recorded with the band Cafe
 Moreno, which went triple platinum. Today, Danna Garcia is a recognized
 actress with three soap operas currently airing in various countries
 throughout the world, including "Pasion de Gavilanes," which has been a
 tremendous success in Spain. The U.S. audience last saw Danna in the
 leading role on Telemundo's riveting soap opera "Corazon Partido" which had
 its finale earlier this year. Danna Garcia is represented by Latin World
     Maybelline New York is available in over 90 countries worldwide,
 offering more than 200 products. Maybelline New York combines
 technologically advanced formulations with on-trend expertise to create
 accessible cosmetics with spirited style. For more information, log onto
 www.maybellinenewyork.com for the latest news on product introductions,
 seasonal trends and advice from Maybelline New York's online daily beauty
 advisor. Now available in Spanish.

SOURCE Maybelline New York