Category: Skin Whitening History

Skin Whitening History – “White Means Noble!”

Around the globe, from India to China to America, billboards and advertisements abound with notions of lighter skin as beautiful. More beautiful, in fact, than darker skin. One is absolutely right to wonder where these ideas originated from, how they became so popular, and whether or not they are actually true. From a research and fact-based standpoint, the following write-up will address these questions. It will look at the skin whitening history as well as the forces that have made it so popular and engrained within contemporary global society. Skin Whitening History: European Colonization To great surprise, the history of ... Read more