When Your (Brown) Body is a (White) Wonderland

When Your (Brown) Body is a (White) Wonderland.

A powerful piece. This got me thinking about the standards of beauty elsewhere in the world, like here, in Beijing. One example: noticing the commercial posters strewn throughout the supermarket are those of blond-haired, blue-eyed models. I’m interested in reading about the history of this beauty standardization.

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