Thursday, August 16, 2018

Tag: Skin bleaching

Pregnant Woman In Ghana Want Their Children...

A disturbing skin bleaching trend in Ghana has officials worried for the health of pregnant women and their unborn babies. Earlier this year, health officials...

Sammy Sosa Addresses Jokes About His Skin...

After criticism over his lightening skin tone over the years, ex-Chicago Cubs slugger Sammy Sosa is addressing the blowback. While speaking to Sports Illustrated, retired Sosa,...

Vybz Kartel Slammed for Bleaching Skin After...

https://www.instagram.com/p/BjHAwu7lUDH/?utm_source=ig_embed Despite being imprisoned for murder, dancehall king Vybz Kartel made time to post on Instagram and criticize women for wearing weaves. "99.99% of Black Women (1) cream...

LHH Star Tammy Rivera Garners Support from...

Cardi B had one heck of a Mother's Day weekend after a back-and-forth with Azealia Banks forced her to delete her Instagram account and...

Keyshia Cole Accused of Skin Bleaching After...

https://www.instagram.com/p/BhKHxyuAkBN/?taken-by=keyshiacole Fans of Keyshia Cole did a double take Wednesday, April 4 when she posted a side of a photo of her from years ago...

Sammy Sosa Has Traded His Black Skin...

https://www.instagram.com/p/BfCdSfHBH1X/?utm_source=ig_embed   Less than a year after his noticeably lighter skin sent Twitter users into a tizzy, Sammy Sosa has struck the same shock in the...

Once Brown-Skinned, Former Cubs Slugger Sammy Sosa...

  If you thought you knew what former Chicago Cubs right fielder Sammy Sosa looks like, a new interview will make you think again. Sosa alarmed...

Brazil’s Ongoing Race Problem: Recent Study Uncovers...

“The most shocking story I heard was told by a young woman, a university student who came to see me… she was phenotypically ‘Black’...

Azealia Banks Promises to Enlighten Fans on...

Azealia Banks revealed on Instagram Tuesday plans to educate others on the difference between skin lightening and skin bleaching. The promise comes a week...

Woman Sympathizes With Darker-Skinned Women After White...

A Black makeup artist in Australia has called out a Tinder user who asked if she ever considered bleaching her skin to look "pretty." Takara...

Kerry Washington ‘Thrilled’ Over InStyle Cover That...

Kerry Washington’s InStyle cover has fans in an uproar after it revealed the “Scandal” actress with a significantly lighter skin tone than she actually...

Actress Meagan Good Addresses Skin-Bleaching Rumor

Part of the fun of being a woman is that you can change your hair, makeup or the way you dress simply because you...

Illegal Skin-Bleaching Injections Rise in Popularity Thanks...

Standing in a small wooden booth cluttered with brightly colored cosmetics boxes, a heavily made-up woman unwraps a syringe and a needle, then fills...

7 Popular Cosmetic Brands That Sell Shameful...

Skin bleaching is a cosmetic whitening process practiced by people of color all over the world. Under the influence of the European beauty standard,...

Skin-Bleaching, African Pop Star Attacks Lupita Nyong’o...

Cameroonian-Nigerian pop star Dencia unleashed a vicious Twitter attack aimed at Lupita Nyong’o after the “12 Years a Slave” star revealed that she persuaded...

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...

Nigerian Women Lead in Skin Bleaching

The World Health Organization, WHO, has said 77 percent of women in Nigeria use skin-lightening products, the world's highest percentage. The figure compares with...

70 percent of Nigerian Women Admit to...

In Nigeria, a growing number of men and women are using skin whitening creams because they believe a fairer complexion will help them succeed...

India Arie Releases ‘Cocoa Butter’ Amidst Skin...

India Arie is finally back on the music scene after releasing her latest single “Cocoa Butter” but the new song came with tons of...