Monthly Archives: March 2009

an idea for skin whitening

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After blogging about the skin whitening campaign featuring Michael Jackson, I got to thinking about a better way of getting the point accross and still managing to break from the norm. Instead of using Michael Jackson, who I wouldn’t personally look to as my beauty icon, how about not focusing just on the face. (this is when my stroke of genius or worst idea ever hit me!) Hear me out – I’m not into whitening my skin per se, but …

twitter twatter jibber jabber

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Lately a lot of people seem to be asking me about twitter. Personally, I love twitter. I follow a lot of journalists, bloggers and media groups on there, and its currently one of my favorite ways to read news. I seem to find interesting stories quicker, with less digging around. Having said this, I can assure you that I’m not yet an interesting person to follow on twitter, but I only really post an update on ‘what I’m doing’ when …

let the whitening begin

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Essentially the polar opposite of our obsession with beautifully tanned bodies, is China’s obsession with pasty, white skin. In China, to have tan skin is the social equivalent of being a farmer – and not in the sexy, shirtless on a tractor kind of way, but the bottom of the food-chain, class-caste system way. Whenever you buy skin products in China, you have to be so careful as to whether or not they have skin bleaching elements in them (almost …