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Skin Tone

Skin Whitening Injections Gain Popularity Among Kenya's Elite

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 05.31.2014 | Black Voices

Controversy has always surrounded the practice of skin-lightening, but not enough to hinder its popularity in various communities around the world. ...

I'm Not the Nanny -- Darker Mom, Lighter Baby

Angela Gray | Posted 10.22.2013 | Black Voices
Angela Gray

Since the day my son was born, I have had my parenthood challenged. These days I walk down the street with my son and sometimes see a look of confusion from the passersby. I have joked that I walk around with my son and some people may think I am his nanny.

The Skin Tone 99% Of People Have, From Bobbi Brown (WATCH)

Posted 08.15.2013 | MarloThomas

When makeup artist and founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, Bobbi Brown, joined me on Mondays With Marlo, she shared what color 99% of people are and why...

Will You Join The 'What's Your Nude?' Campaign?

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.31.2012 | Black Voices

Black women can pretty much expect that anything labeled "nude" from cosmetics to undergarments isn't going to match our skin tone. The blushes, b...

Know Thy (Dark) Skin | Posted 10.17.2011 | Black Voices

Deeper skintones require special care. Learn how to protect and enhance your gorgeous dark skin....

Segregation at the Beauty Counter: A Case Against Black Beauty Companies

The Atlanta Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.13.2011 | Home

Do too many black beauty companies lose by focusing on the differences between the races?...