-The 19 year old makes her debut in a campaign for the first time.
-She continues to study in University of Michigan so this is just a side project for now"
-She wanted to join the campaign because of its message of "female unity" and "body positivity".
-"I go through this struggle myself, [where] women’s bodies have been made so public that everyone feels like they need to comment" says Leon.
From Stella McCartney's Instagram:
Part 1/2 // “Together as one * these strong women are a force to be reckoned with.” - Stella McCartney
Introducing the POP by Stella McCartney fragrance campaign featuring four creative talents: musician Grimes (@actuallyGrimes) and performance artist Lola Leon together with actress and campaigner Amandla Stenberg and animal activist Kenya Kinski-Jones. Shot by @_Glen_Luchford.
POP will be available worldwide at #StellaMcCartney.com and select Stella stores from March 24th, in @Sephora in the US from March 18th and in select retailers globally by July. #POPNOW"
"So happy to have Lola on the POP team!
Lola, who I’ve known her entire life, is at the beginning of her career as a performance artist. She’s an independent, inspirational and free-spirited young woman. Despite being born in the spotlight, she has kept her feet firmly on the ground! X Stella #POPNOW #LolaLeon"