P&G Backs "Black is Beautiful" Doc, Sells Skin-Lightening Cream

A new film about the prejudice of colorism has backing from an unusual source: the cosmetics and personal-care products giant Procter & Gamble. Why is that unusual? Because Procter & Gamble, when it's not backing films that aim to inspire audiences with the message that black skin is beautiful, sells skin-lightening… »4/19/13 6:35pm4/19/13 6:35pm

Skin-Lightening Creams Popular In Arab World • 14-Year-Old FLDS Leader "Wife" Taken To Foster Care

Skin-lightening creams - already popular in East and South Asia - are finding a market in the Arab world »8/20/08 5:30pm8/20/08 5:30pm, where the commercials claim that darker skin is a hindrance any every aspect of a woman's life. • A new study from UC Davis claims that biracial Asian-Americans are to be diagnosed with psychological disorders as…

L'Oreal Denies Beyonce Whitewashing • Grandma Takes Kid On Death Proof-Style Joy Ride

Re: The Beyonce L'Oreal skin-lightening accusations, L'Oreal denies »8/07/08 5:30pm8/07/08 5:30pm lightening Beyonce. This isn't the first time that Beyonce's possible whitewashing has to her naturally light skin, what do you think? • Speaking of beautiful women: Researchers have found that beauty salons are an to spread awareness about strokes.…