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Celebrity Ambassador for Pantene Eva Mendes Receives “Mujer Vanidades” Award at Vanidades Icons of Style in New York City

Mendes Was Honored for her Iconic Style and Beauty as a True Inspiration to Latina Women

Friday, September 20, 2013 7:15 pm EDT

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"I want to dedicate this award to the women who raised me. To my mother and my two sisters because without them, I wouldn’t be the woman I’ve become"

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Procter & Gamble’s (NYSE:PG) haircare brand Pantene congratulates its celebrity ambassador, actress Eva Mendes, for accepting the prestigious “Mujer Vanidades” award at the Vanidades Icons of Style Awards Reception held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City on Thursday evening.

“I want to dedicate this award to the women who raised me. To my mother and my two sisters because without them, I wouldn’t be the woman I’ve become,” mentioned Eva Mendes when receiving her award.

Hosted annually by Vanidades during Hispanic Heritage Month, Icons of Style celebrates the most influential Hispanic designers and celebrities for their outstanding contributions in the fashion design, music, philanthropy, sports and entertainment industries.

“We are so proud to have Eva Mendes as one of our Pantene celebrity ambassadors; she truly embraces the genuine beauty and strength that our brand stands for. We congratulate her for this recognition and for gracing the cover of Vanidades’ October issue with her beautiful hair,” said Sherilena Strub, Pantene North America Communication Manager.

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Pantene celebrity ambassador, Eva Mendes, at Vanidades Icons of Style 2013 in New York (Photo courtesy of Pantene)
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Eva Mendes, Pantene celebrity ambassador, receives "Mujer Vanidades" award at Vanidades Icons of Style 2013 in New York (Photo courtesy of Pantene)
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