Blog posts tagged with '#BrightenNotWhiten'

3 Skin Whitening Ingredients to Avoid like a Plague

The history of skin whitening goes way, way back in Europe. To be exact, during the Elizabethan times, pale skin is a symbol of beauty, social standing, and wealth for both sexes. However, these are only for the wealthy. They would apply ceruse, a combination of vinegar and white lead, to every visi...

Whiter Skin – A Dangerous Obsession
Skin whitening is not a new concept for us. In fact, we grew up in a society where fairness is associated with beauty. Products and treatments that promise a several-shade lighter skin is the craze among people of color across the world.

Companies often underrepresent colored people. When they final...