Salma Hayek Pinault To Be Honored By Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

Salma Hayek Dresses to Impress Hubby

Hayek, 46, is married to French billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault , 51, the chief executive of PPR, the conglomerate that owns Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci and Bottega Veneta. I actually wear a lot of leather on the red carpet. My husband loves when I wear it, she told the magazine. The mother of 5-year-old Valentina likes to choose strapless looks as well. When I turned 40, I started thinking, This is the last year, whenever Id wear a strapless dress, she said. I always thought you cant wear them after a certain age, but Im still getting away with it. See Stars Sexy Magazine Shoots Although Hayek has just come out with a new skin-care line, she doesnt place as high a priority on beauty as some might think. I know people have always thought I was beautiful, but I have never tried to be as beautiful as I can be, she said. I could do a lot more: exercise, or not eat dessert. Or not drink alcohol. I could make bigger efforts. I dont think my first priority in life has ever been beauty. Its a little bit of a rebellious spirit in me. There is more to me than looks, of course, she added. No surprise then that Hayek does not fear aging. I think if you are afraid of getting older, you age faster, she said. Her advice for women: Youve got to take who you are and love who you are and do the best you can with what youve got.

The Woman on Fire, as she is known around the world, made a voice for the more than 11 million immigrants demanding fair immigration reform in this country. By creating a powerful social media campaign, she brought awareness of the issue to millions around the world. Tanons voice was so impactful that several other entertainment stars and personalities joined in her efforts to make a stand for the unheard voices. A multi-faceted artist, Olga Tanons energetic rapport has come to characterize her amongst millions of listeners. Tanon has stood out from an early age and is established as a leading Latin performer. Her albums have sold millions of copies, earning fans across the Americas and in Europe. Tanon has had many honors bestowed upon her. With more than four million albums sold worldwide, and numerous awards and recognitions, Olga Tanon has become an icon in the Latin music industry through her voice, talent, charisma and spirit. This passionate mother, wife, philanthropist and artist, has established herself as a woman of power and influence. An inspiration and voice to millions worldwide she has been able to garner the devotion of legions of fans and shows no signs of stopping as she continues marking her history in fire! Tanon will join 2013 Medallion of Excellence honorees Salma Hayek Pinault and Dr. Juan Andrade, Jr. along with the 2013 CHCI Chairs Medallion Award recipient Dr. Francisco G. Cigarroa, at the 36th Annual Awards Gala.