Kenyan makeup artist Muthoni Njoba has been appointed the lead brand ambassador for Maybelline, an International cosmetic brand. This makes her the third makeup artist in Africa recruited by L’Oreal to be the brand ambassador and official makeup artist of Maybelline New York Kenya.
“My happiest moments are when a woman looks at herself in the mirror and falls in love with her natural beauty accentuated by makeup,” read her online profile.
Announcing the good news, Muthoni posted on her Instagram, “Today I begin the most incredible new chapter in my career as the Lead Brand Ambassador & Official Make-up Artist of Maybelline New York Kenya. I am so excited to be part of the @maybelline family. It’s a brand I have loved since I first knew I wanted to be a Make-up Artist at just 9yrs old (sic).”
She added, “I am humbled and grateful to be the 1st Kenyan Make-up Artist and 3rd in Africa to hold this title.”