Study: Men Are More Attracted To Women With Lighter Skin

Are those pernicious skin-lightening creams sold in India just capitalizing on deeply-ingrained, subconscious beliefs about skin color, good and evil? Well researchers at the University of Toronto think so. They analyzed over 2,000 photographs of men and women from advertisements and concluded that men are… » 3/17/08 1:00pm 3/17/08 1:00pm

Black Fashion Industry Insiders Ask: Where Are The Black Models?

Now that fashion week is over, today's WWD poses a question: Where were the black models? "Everyone is always talking about the weight issue," photographer and America's Next Top Model judge Nigel Barker says. "I think they should be talking about race." Barker says that the celebrity designers — not the ready-to-wear… » 9/17/07 10:30am 9/17/07 10:30am