Monday, September 23, 2019

Tag: dark skin

Mariah Carey, Mistaken as White Growing Up,...

Mariah Carey earlier this year, opened up about her bout with bipolar disorder. And in a recent sit-down, she opened up about the roots...

Briton’s Cheddar Man White? Scientist Now Uncertain...

There's a possibility the U.K.'s "Cheddar Man" may have been white after all, according to one main scientist who helped reconstruct the face of...

Why Would Anyone Want to Bleach Their...

When I was a child, the phrases “Black is Beautiful” and “Say it Loud! I’m Black and I’m Proud!” were constants in my household....

Once Bullied for Her Dark Skin, Fifth-Grader...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bfci9AS4ApY When 10-year-old Kheris Rogers was bullied about her skin, a fashion show and a viral tweet helped instill confidence. "I know I'm pretty," Kheris says to...

7 Examples of The Devaluation of Dark...

Jamaica Petra Alaine Robinson, in her dissertation "Skin Bleaching in Jamaica: A Colonial Legacy", argues that, although the desire for lighter skin color is a...

7 Little Known Benefits of Having Melanin...

Essential to Brain, Nerve, and Organ Function In humans, melanin is the primary determinant of skin and hair color. However, few people know that...