...It's disheartening, almost chilling to think that Filipinas (Filipino women) think that the end-all of being "perfectly beautiful" comes from the chemical ingredient called "glutathione." Never heard of it? Me neither until early this year when a friend of mine based in L.A....more

Want to Lighten Your Skin in Your Facebook Profile? Multinational Corporations and the Cultivation of Colorism

The application, launched by Vaseline and aimed at men in India, smoothes out blotches and lightens the overall skin color of your profile photo, allowing men to present a more “radiant” face to their friends. ...more

I can't even wrap my head around the concept. I can't. I won't.

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