skin lightening

Beyoncé is the Whitest She's Ever Been in New Album Promo

The new promo ad released by Beyoncé Knowles’ camp to promote the 2011 album “4,” finds Beyoncé with blonde hair, bleached eyebrows and the lightest skin we’ve ever seen on her.

Rihanna Goes White and Blonde On New Vogue UK Cover

The new look is all too common for darker skinned women who end up on the covers of magazines.

Jamaican Dancehall Star Vybz Kartel Bleached Skin

The controversial artist says bleaching is “tantamount to white people getting a sun tan.”

ELLE Cover Lightens The Most Beautiful Woman in the World

ELLE is at it again, this time they’ve lightened the most beautiful woman in the world.

What Gabby Sidibe's Cover Tells Us About "Looking Good" in Print

Editors talk about how–and why–they manipulate images of women.

10 of Gabourey Sidibe's Cutest Looks (Take Note ELLE Magazine)

The controversy over ELLE’s Sidibe cover inspired us to dig out some of our favorite shots of Gabby looking fabulous.

Gabourey Sidibe is a (Much Lighter) Elle Cover Girl

When is landing a fashion magazine cover more a snub than a coup?

Not White Enough? There's a Facebook App for That!

Vaseline markets digital whitening to Indian men.