Alexa Ray Joel is the new face and hair of Prell Shampoo (They still make that?!), but the resume-boosting gig isn’t the only new thing taking up residence in Alexa’s life these days. Look closely at the 24-year-old celebuspawn and you may notice something distinctly different about her once prominent nose.
Like Mother, Like Daughter: Aspiring singer Alexa Ray Joel is making her debut as the new face (and hair) of Prell Shampoo, nearly 25 years after her model mom Christie Brinkley showed off her luxurious locks in a 1986 commercial for the one-time haircare giant.
Like Mother, Like Daughter: Aspiring singer Alexa Ray Joel has been tipped to star in the upcoming advertising campaign for shampoo brand Prell, nearly 25 years after her model mom Christie Brinkley showed off her luxurious locks in a 1986 commercial for the haircare giant.
The singer-songwriter daughter of musician Billy Joel and model icon Christie Brinkley, 23, was hospitalized in November after reportedly overdosing on homeopathic pills in her Manhattan apartment. In a message on her MySpace blog Saturday, the once suicidal beauty thanked her fans for standing by her and has vowed to help others battling “heartbreak-related depression.”
Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley are speaking out on their daughter’s weekend suicide attempt in a strong rebuttal statement issued Wednesday.
Alexa Ray Joel, 23, spent several hours at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York last Saturday after reportedly consuming pills. Characterized by some reports as “a cry for help,” the apparent suicide attempt allegedly followed a breakup and several months of depression for the talented musician. The former couple attacked the credibility of a New York Post story alleging that a “dysfunctional family getaway” with Christie preceded Alexa Ray’s hospitalization. Read the rest of this entry »