Cosmetics Brand Pulls, Then Reinstates, Weird Blackface Ad

After Illamasqua posted this clearly blackface-inspired holiday makeup ad to the company's Australian Facebook page it promptly attracted dozens upon dozens of critical comments. After we blogged about the image, the U.K.-based company first took the Facebook post down. Then it put it back up. Because why not! It's… » 11/27/12 5:00pm 11/27/12 5:00pm

Makeup Ad Features Super Blackface-y Blackface

To promote some kind of holiday sales promotion with a hashtag, the cosmetics company Illamasqua apparently decided the best thing to do was to produce this charming image of a model in blackface. » 11/26/12 5:20pm 11/26/12 5:20pm