New York, Aug 28 : Jessica Alba's eco-friendly baby products site, Honest Co., has raised 70 million dollars, raising the business' value to 1 billion dollars.
The firm, which sells nontoxic bath and skin-care products, dietary supplements and designer-branded clothing, gets 80 percent of its revenue online and has racked up 150 million dollars this year, the New York Post reported.
Brian Lee, co-founder and CEO, said that the funding would enable them to expand their current category offerings and availability, and develop products across many new and exciting categories.
Washington, Aug 22 : Jessica Alba has revealed that the perception of female roles in films has changed over time, as there are a lot of different stories nowadays which revolve around women and even about women who support men.
The 33-year-old actress, who will be playing the role a lasso-swinging stripper who goes from damsel in distress to vengeance-seeking badass in ' Sin City: A Dame To Kill For ', said that her character Nancy Callahan loses it for a second, but then finds her strength and people get to see her personal evolution on how she becomes who she is, Huffington post reported.
Washington, Aug 14 : Jessica Alba had a wardrobe malfunction while heading into a Whole Foods in NYC, when her skirt flew up in a 'Marilyn Monroe fashion'.
The Honest Company co-founder, who was wearing a polished black blazer, had stepped onto a subway grate when her flouncy skirt suddenly flew up from the air down below, as she attempted to keep her skirt from exposing her underwear in front of photographers, Us Magazine reported.
Alba took the incident in her stride and even smiled for the cameras later. (ANI)
Los Angeles, May 30 : Actress Jessica Alba doesn't listen to her children's opinions when it comes to their holiday plans, as it would result in the worst vacation ever.
The 33-year-old, who is a mother to daughters - Honor, 5, and Haven, 2, with husband Cash Warren, doesn't take her children's input, when it comes to their holiday plans, reports contactmusic. com.
"I do not listen to my children's opinions. When they pay for the vacation, they get to dictate where we go. Until then, mom and dad are in charge. It would be Disneyland every day and that would be the worst vacation ever," said Alba.
Los Angeles, May 23 : Actress Jessica Alba says she may have played sexy characters on-screen but she never slept her way through Hollywood.
The 33-year-old may have caught the attention of many when she played stripper Nancy Callahan in "Sin City", a role she will reprise for the movie's sequel titled "A Dame to Kill For" later this year.
Alba said her on-screen sexiness is all an act, reports contactmusic. com.
Los Angeles, May 7 : Actress Jessica Alba won't bare all on-screen because she doesn't want her grandparents to see her in the buff.
Even though the 33-year-old reprises her role as stripper Nancy Callahan in the much-anticipated sequel “Sin City: A Dame To Kill For”, audiences will not see her bare all.
This is due to a no-nudity clause Alba adds to her contract when signing on to star in a movie, reports contactmusic. com.
The actress explained her reasons in the June issue of Glamour magazine, in which she showed hardly any flesh when featuring on the front cover.
Washington, March 16 : Jessica Alba has revealed that her 5-year-old daughter Honor dresses like her, but she would rather have her dress her own age.
The 32-year-old actress told People Magazine that Honor likes wearing heels and dresses, but she would like her to climb trees like a normal child.
The ' Sin City 2 ' star had previously told the publication that she was a tomboy when she was her daughter' age, but Honor is like her grown up. (ANI)
Washington, March 10 : Jessica Alba has confessed that she doesn't mind who plays her character Sue Storm in the next 'Fantastic Four' film, because the role doesn't belong to her.
The 32-year-old actress, who has been replaced by Kate Mara in the upcoming reboot, said that she doesn't have any sort of real attachment to anything like that, Contactmusic reported.
Alba added that she didn't create the comic book, and that Stan Lee, who is the co-creator of ' Fantastic Four' should have a say in who plays the character. (ANI)
Los Angeles, March 5 : Actress Jessica Alba has been roped in to star in a new campaign for German consumer products company Braun.
"Jessica Alba is a strong, passionate woman and an advocate for others - she is the perfect ambassador to talk about the role beauty and our products play in helping women to feel their best," femalefirst. co. uk quoted Alessandra Dolfini, Braun's global marketing director, as saying.
Alba, who has been the face of cosmetics brand Revlon, will promote Braun's wide range of devices that range from electric shavers to beauty products.(IANS)
London, Mar 2 : Jessica Alba has revealed that she loved every minute of starring in the movie, 'Escape from Planet Earth'.
The 32-year-old actress is content with the fact that she has worked in a family film that she could finally watch with her children, the Daily Express reported.
'The Fantastic Four' star said that seeing her kids every morning and evening was a novel experience for the actress.
London, Feb 17 : Actress Jessica Alba hit the red carpet earlier this month and looked incredibly chic in a look which had a perfect balance between sexy and relaxed.
The 32-year-old paired a Kenzo sweater featuring the brand's iconic tiger motif embroidered across the front with a black leather pencil skirt.
She pulled the look together with a green and gold necklace, an array of bracelets and a forest green Valentino studded clutch, reports femalefirst. co. uk.
Los Angeles, March 22 - Hollywood actress Jessica Alba admits she didn't always make the right choices in her acting career, but launching her eco-friendly lifestyle company has made her more creative.
"My company has weirdly allowed me to be more creative in my roles. It helps me work with people I love and appreciate," contactmusic. com quoter Alba as saying.
"For me, acting was a lot about making the right choices and trusting my instincts. I didn't always listen to my gut and make the right choice," she added.
Los Angeles, Feb 20 - Actress Jessica Alba says that she never thought that "Sin City: A Dame To Kill For" will ever actually go on floors as it was delayed for a long.
The movie is a sequel of 2005 movie "Sin City", in which Alba played the role of Nancy Callahan. Due to the delay in the new movie, she had lost the enthusiasm to start working on it again.
London, Feb 14 : Jessica Alba has revealed that she rushed to a hospital in the middle of the night last week fearing that she was having a stroke.
The 31-year-old actress said on `Jimmy Kimmel Live' that she was at home with her husband Cash Warren when she lost feeling in her hand and began suffering a headache and heart palpitations, the Sun reported.
She said that it was 2.30 in the morning and she woke up and her hand started to go numb and then the entire thing went numb.
She said that her whole arm went numb, and she started getting cold sensations in the back of her neck to the front and she couldn't move her face.
Los Angeles, Feb 7 : Actress Jessica Alba hates working out and prefers dancing and running at home to keep herself in shape.
The 31-year-old, who has two daughters -- Honor, four, and 18-month-old Haven with her husband Cash Warren -- told the Women's Health magazine in its March issue: "I like doing dance classes. That's fun. Like hip-hop class, mixed with like core Pilates-type exercises."
Los Angeles, Jan 22 - Actress Jessica Alba has written a book on lifestyle and parenting to provide an honest account of everything.
Titled "The Honest Life", the book reveals the actress' personal experience as a parent.
The actress, who has two daughters Honor, four, and Haven, 17 months, was annoyed by lack of information on lifestyle and parenting when she looked for it online, reports dailystar. co. uk.
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