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Ciara is now the newest face of Revlon, the cosmetics brand announced today. Being named global brand ambassador is a pretty sweet gig, but for the singer, it’s more than just a cool job, it’s basically fate—she was named after a 1973 Revlon perfume, after all.

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“It was a gift given to my mother from my father, and she fell in love with the scent and the name,” she said.

Now, the 30-year-old singer and actress is set to star in Revlon’s campaigns, including its Choose Love initiative. Her first ad launches on 22 Oct.

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Courtesy of Revlon

“I’m so, so excited to share that my lifelong dream has come true!” she sing-songed in an announcement video on Instagram. Watch the clip, in which she’s adroably dressed in a robe and towel, below.

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Her husband Russell Wilson, whom she married in July, showed nothing but support. “Congrats my sweet love,” he captioned a photo to celebrate her new title.

From: Harper’s BAZAAR US