Say It Loud

The Evolution of (Black) Beauty

Episode 9 | 15m 17s

Our perception and definition of beauty has morphed over time, so instead of trying to define everything we focused on three areas of the beauty industry: haircare, skincare, and makeup -- to show you just how far the industry has come. From Overton's high-brown face powder to Rihanna's Fenty Beauty, here's how African American beauty standards have evolved.

Aired: 08/02/19

Rating: NR

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