Fans of the actress-comedian Issa Rae will be ecstatic to know that she is now one of the newest faces of a major beauty brand, CoverGirl.
Skin care brands have gotten more advanced and inclusive, with formulations of sunscreens that sing "now you see me, now you don't" on dark skin.
Nyakim Gatwech is a model from South Sudan living in Minnesota. Recently on Instagram, she shared a story about her dark skin. “I was [asked by] my uber driver the other day… ‘don’t take this offensive but if you were given 10 thousand dollars would you bleach your skin for that amount?’ I couldn’t even respond I started laughing so hard. Than he said so that a no and I was like hell to the f*king yeah that a no, why on earth would I ever bleach this beautiful melanin God bless with me,” she wrote.