This is a part of a campaign started in India to counter celebrity support of skin-lightning creams. It’s meant to be a direct contest to the idea that light skin is necessary to achieve beauty or success. This actress here, is Nandita Das, who’s part of this project (aside from being a part of campaigns against domestic violence and the stigma against HIV-positive people).
And with that, I present to you a blog celebrating our dark-skinned Indians and their stories: http://darkisbeautiful.blogspot.com/

This is a part of a campaign started in India to counter celebrity support of skin-lightning creams. It’s meant to be a direct contest to the idea that light skin is necessary to achieve beauty or success. This actress here, is Nandita Das, who’s part of this project (aside from being a part of campaigns against domestic violence and the stigma against HIV-positive people).

And with that, I present to you a blog celebrating our dark-skinned Indians and their stories: http://darkisbeautiful.blogspot.com/

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