Julie Quist-Therson, 31, has dealt with comments about her skin colour for most of her life — but not just from white people. While I feigned indifference and walked off with my head high, I felt deeply humiliated. At 18, it was already ingrained in me that light-skinned girls were more attractive — even to men as dark as me — that I blindly accepted what he said. Even so, the memory of that night still rankles. Within black communities, people with lighter skin tones have always been considered more attractive, successful and intelligent than those with darker skin. His comments sent social media into a frenzy, with some people praising his awareness of colourism while others accused him of attention seeking.
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Powered by WordPress. I'm honored! Ursula Stephen is known to be the hairstylist behind some of your favorite celebs including Rihanna! I fearlessly addressed an issue that has been swept under the rug and boldly took the stance in bringing a taboo topic to the fore front. I chose to do this in the manner I did because I believe Colorism is plagiarizing our black community. The truth is no it would have probably been just another Spice hit song; so yes I had to go the extra mile to ensure my message be heard.