The beauty of black skin comes in its diverse and radiant nature. Black women come in a variety of different shapes, sizes, and backgrounds from all walks of this earth. Our skin tones are often the talk of society in both positive and negative ways. While the culture surrounding shades of black skin has been politicized and almost demonized, it is time to highlight and celebrate the beauty in all of our lovely tones and how they are so similar and so different in many ways. Our sisters who fall within this shade range tend to have very light, sometimes pale, skin tones that can be sensitive in the sun without proper protection. It is not uncommon to see freckles and other spots on this delicate skin type.
BEAUTIFUL LIGHT SKINS BLACK WOMEN'S.
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A surge of love and understanding swept through him, but was quickly replaced by anger. Anger that he was powerless to help her. Of all the wishes people had brought him -- money, love, revenge -- this seemed to him the most poignant and the one most deserving of fulfillment. A little black girl who wanted to rise up out of the pit of her blackness and see the world with blue eyes.
Beautiful Dark Skin Women
The album serves as an homage to the contemporary sounds coming out of Africa. And yet, a song that is dedicated to bringing pride, adoration, and celebration to brown and dark-skinned women, has been framed by some women — particularly light-skinned women — as an ode to women of all colors, sparking another debate about colorism as it pertains to black people. And, frankly, speaking as a light-skinned woman, this has been embarrassing to watch. Colorism is a process that privileges light-skinned people of color over dark in areas like income, education, housing, and other facets of life.
Recently I heard dark-brown skin described as, "charcoal". What a negative way to describe a dark complexion, right? It was said in an attempt to be funny, however it has stuck with me ever since. I decided I would help provide some examples of more positive words to use when describing the type of skin that has been naturally blessed with extra melanin.