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Insecure star Issa Rae sparkled and shined while dropping knowledge at the Innovation Festival on Tuesday. The actress served on the panel for the Cover Girl event wearing a colorful Diane Von Furstenburg dress.

Issa looked amazing in the sequined dress, that came in colors of black, yellow, fuchsia and teal. The short sleeved stripe-patterned dress fell right below Issa’s knees, giving her a professional and stunning look for the panel. The dress is $1700.00 and you can buy it here.

Her natural tresses were tied into a ponytail while the rest of her curls fell showed off a a bronzed afro puff in the back. The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl author was on hand to promote Cover Girl’s latest campaign, “I am what I make up”. The make-up company is taking a new direction from it’s “Easy-Breezy” days to a more diversified and realistic approach; Issa has been selected as one of the women to help them take that new direction. Take a look at her role in the campaign here.

What are your thoughts on Issa’s sequined selection? Tell us what you think!


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