Kehlani reveals that she felt bullied into getting breast implants

In an interview with Byrdie magazine on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, Kehlani is opening up about her decision to get her breast implants removed. The singer and songwriter admitted that she felt pressured into getting them in the first place.  “I got breast implants about four years ago because I was very much struggling with […]

Black beauty in all shades

Can we end colorism? A case for conclusions Through centuries of suffering under the discriminatory effects of colorism within the Diaspora, many Blacks wonder if a change in the ethnic group’s historical perspective on the beauty and acceptability of lighter skin and thus the disagreeable tone and unacceptable nature of darker skin is possible. And […]

Tyra Banks says ‘uniqueness’ will be the future of universal beauty

Earlier this week, former supermodel-turned-businesswoman Tyra Banks wrote an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal sharing her vision regarding the world’s perception of beauty and how it will be defined in years to come. Banks thinks plastic surgery will be as easy to obtain as over-the-counter medication. Those who don’t want such procedures can opt […]

7 illustrations redefining beauty standards

“People should be able to be who they are,” according to singer, KeKe Wyatt. Beauty standards in the United States, for the most part, are pretty one-dimensional. Categorizing women’s bodies is an unfair way to examine what’s considered beautiful. Brazilian graphic designer, Carol Rossetti began posting several illustrations of multicultural women and their stories — […]