Rihanna has been appearing in ads for skin care brand Nivea since last year, but now Stefan Heidenreich, the new chief executive of Nivea's parent company, Beiersdorf, reportedly told German newspaper Welt that she is "a no go." "Nivea is a company which stands for trust, family and reliability," he is quoted as saying. [Press Association]
The Duchess of Cambridge, an ardent fan at the London Summer Olympics, met the U.S. women's gymnastics team and, among other things, told them she loved their leotards. [Fashionista]
Supermodel Gisele Bundchen and her quarterback husband, Tom Brady, topped Forbes' list of top-paid couples last year. But with estimated paychecks totaling $72 million, they've slipped to second place on the latest list, coming in behind entertainers Beyonce and Jay-Z, whose combined income Forbes puts at $78 million. [Forbes]
Fortunately for the Brady-Bundchens, even as I was typing the above, a news release popped into my email box saying Gisele is starring in jeweler David Yurman's latest ad campaign.