L’Oréal’s 12th Annual Women of Worth Dinner Fetes Power of Women’s Voices

L’Oréal Paris USA on Wednesday night held its 12th annual Women of Worth dinner at the Pierre Hotel.
The celebration — which honors 10 women who spearhead charitable initiatives in their local communities around the country — is typically an emotional one, punctuated by L’Oréal Paris-branded tissues placed at each table setting. But this year’s festivities — taking place amidst the onslaught of sexual assault allegations sweeping Hollywood and the New York media scene — were underscored by a more intense girl power vibe than in years past.
“This is the year of women and you can’t silence us — we’re half the population and we need to be respected,” said Elle Fanning.
The actress, who wore a lace Miu Miu dress to walk the red carpet, is one of L’Oréal’s youngest brand ambassadors.
“In my family, my grandmother lives with us — my aunt, my mom and my sister. There are so many powerful women in my life, like my ballet teacher is really inspiring to me,” said Fanning on the women who inspire her. “Nicole Kidman…[she] is someone I’ve always wanted to meet and she was above and beyond anything I could have imagined. It’s exciting when you get to meet women, especially

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