Why were Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor dropped by L’Oreal?

The latest print ad of the cosmetic giant features Freida but not Ash and Sonam; we’ve been wondering why

Have you checked the latest print ad of L’Oreal? Well, B-town beauties Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor are nowhere to be seen! However, we couldn’t help but notice Freida Pinto smiling in the ad.

It’s a matter of pride and honor to belong to the classy club of celebs endorsing the international cosmetic giant and it feels good to see three Indian divas, Aishwarya, Sonam and Freida as the spokespersons of L’Oreal. However, we were slightly disappointed with the brand’s latest print ad.

What’s strange is that while all three gorgeous ladies along with other world beauties shot for the video commercial, only Freida (from among the Indians) made it to the final cut. L’Oreal’s spokesperson said, “The campaign for this very exclusive collection has different versions featuring different groups of ambassadors including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor.”

Well, we’re still unable to understand why L’Oreal chose to feature Freida over Ash and Sonam! We’re sure that the former Miss World and B-town’s fashionista have a stronger hold in India than the Slumdog Millionaire girl, who flew off to Los Angeles post her Bollywood debut…