Someone I admire

Salma Hayek Pinault

Salma Hayek Pinault is woman I admire.She is born in September 2,1966.Salma work like:Mexican and American film actress,director,producer and former model.She began her career in Mexico. Her big breakthrough role was in the 2002 film Frida for which she was nominated in the category of Best Actress.Hayek's charitable work includes increasing awareness on violence against women and discrimination against immigrants. On July 19, 2005, Hayek testified before the U.S senate Committee on the Judiciary supporting reauthorizing the Violence Against Women act In February 2006, she donated $25,000 to a Coatzacoalcos, Mexico, shelter for battered women and another $50,000 to Monterrey based anti-domestic violence groups. Hayek is a board member of V-day, the charity founded by playwright Eve Ensler. Nonetheless, Hayek has stated that she is not a feminist.In 2011, Hayek launched her own line of cosmetics, skincare, and haircare products called Nuance by Salma Hayek, to be sold at CVS stores in North America. She was inspired to create a cosmetic line from her grandmother, who used to make her own facial care products.

In 2010 Hayek's humanitarian work earned her a nomination for the VH1 Do Something Awards. In 2013 Hayek launched with Beyonce Knowles and Frida Gianni a Gucci campaign, "Chime For Change", that aims to spread female empowerment.

For International Womens`s day 2014 Hayek is one of the artist signatories of Amneesty International`s letter to UK Prime Minister David Cameron campaigning for women's rights in Afghanistan.

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