DanceHall artist Vanessa Bling recently did an interview with Jamaica Star where she announced her venture. Vanessa Bling has acknowledge Vybz Kartel as being her mentor and teaching her about the business. Bling told Star, "I love lipstick, I am a businesswoman and I love to try different things. Sometimes the music business is very slow, so you have to try different things to back it up". She continued to say, "It will be distributed world wide. I am very proud to follow in Vybz Kartel's footstep because he had his rum line and his condom line as well. It's good to know that I am the first female from his camp to be doing something like this. I am very proud of myself and I know he would be proud as well. She was also excited about being a designer telling The Star, "I am also a designer, I designed the dress I wore to YVAs and it received a lot of credit from person who saw it". Vanessa Bling is very excited about the launch of Vanessa Bling Lipstick.