Covergirl’s New It Girl: Issa Rae

Covergirl has a new IT girl and her name is Issa Rae! Here is a few fast facts to get to know who Issa is.

1. She is the writer, producer, and star of HBO’s new Golden Globe nominated show, Insecure.

2. She made Glamour Magazine’s “35 under 35” list in 2013

3. And the Forbes “30 Under 30” list in 2013 and 2014!

4. Issa appeared in Pharrell’s Happy music video! Look for her next time you watch it!

5. Her YouTube series AWKWARD Black Girl has over 2 million views!

6. She always wanted to be a Covergirl! She said, “Becoming a CoverGirl means a lot because the brand recognizes just how important it is for people to embrace their individuality and express themselves in unique and diverse ways. This has been a major part of my personal journey, and a message that I want to share with others."

Congratulations to Issa Rae! She is a great role-model for young girls to look up to and reminds us all that you can achieve anything you put your mind to. The only limitations are the ones you have in your mind!


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