Rihanna is bringing Fenty to South Africa and other African countries including Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, the American singer announced on Tuesday.
The actress and fashion designer, who owns the popular line of make-up and skincare products, said her products would officially be available in Africa from May 27.
She started the beauty range in 2017 with an intention to make products that would suit all shades of skin.
Rihanna excitedly shared on social media that she had been waiting for this moment for a long time and is happy it is finally happening.
me carrying around all my secrets ???????????????? pic.twitter.com/69vobB1ppl
— Rihanna (@rihanna) February 17, 2022
“I’ve been waiting for this moment!! @fentybeauty & @fentyskin are finally dropping in Africa,” she wrote.
— Rihanna (@rihanna) May 10, 2022
World famous local designer Thebe Magugu also gushed about Rihanna sporting one of his designs during this announcement.
“Welcome to Africa, Riri. @badgalriri wears the Thebe Magugu Merino Wool Fringe Knitted Dress with Detachable Bralette from AW21’s Alchemy collection exploring the changing face of African Spirituality. Rihanna launches the campaign to mark Fenty Beauty’s launch on the continent,” he wrote
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