We Need To Talk About SKIN BLEACHING... | Jackie Aina

  • Published on: 01 December 2018
  • Hey guys...I filmed this video about a week ago when the topic was super heavy on my heart. It's frustrating to have to even keep addressing this as a problem but I felt like a keep it real girl talk was needed. Let me know your thoughts but please keep it respectful. Thank you xx

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COMMENTS: 40

  • Kailyn Bronson
    Kailyn Bronson   2 hours ago

    i’m paper white and i will probably never get a fake tan even thought i hate my skin color so much. it’s kinda scary how much skin bleaching or tanning harms you and i’m really not tryna hurt myself or my skin no matter what soooo

  • Kailyn Bronson
    Kailyn Bronson   2 hours ago

    kinda irrelevant but she mentioned it a lil so... i can’t DEAL with people who say they want their children to look a specific way (like they want it to be a specific color/specific color eyes) don’t have a god damn child if you’re really gonna judge it based off of how it looks

  • YABOI AKITO
    YABOI AKITO   6 hours ago

    I am a native woman, however my mother is white so I turned out very white presenting. It isn’t fair I don’t suffer from the racism my dark native brothers and sisters. For us light-complexion people, POC or not, use your privilege to beat down colorists. Don’t feel flattered when some dusty ass dude is complimenting light skinned women and putting down dark skinned sisters, because you are contributing to colorism by pretending it doesn’t exist

  • Cassandra Sansom
    Cassandra Sansom   9 hours ago

    I feel that representation is key. I’m happy it’s getting better, but it can definitely go so much farther.

  • Deya Varela
    Deya Varela   14 hours ago

    When I was little I never really realized or knew being dark skinned was beautiful or okay because I was teased for being tan at school. So I always avoided tanning to be lighter and wished for the day I could buy my own skin bleaching kit. Never stop speaking up for POC please! I wish I came across videos like this when I was 5

  • Deya Varela
    Deya Varela   14 hours ago

    Love that I found your channel.💗

  • Nikki Smith
    Nikki Smith   16 hours ago

    Thank you so much for touching and speaking on this topic for the brown sugar girls!

  • Keysmakeup28
    Keysmakeup28   20 hours ago

    I was so ready to disagree with you but your not saying anything wrong. And yes my skin complexion is very light and at times I wish I were a little deeper in complexion but I'm not and I'm going to have to live with that that's why my foundation is a couple shades darker

  • Jaedensheretoo
    Jaedensheretoo   1 days ago

    Hello here is my lil thang I gotta say dark skin women! Yall👏🏻are👏🏻beautiful👏🏻 no matter one anyone says!💖 you’re gorgeous, you’re perfect, n don’t let ANYONE tell y’all different

  • Alexandra Lu
    Alexandra Lu   1 days ago

    I don’t know about any where else but skin whitening in China is not about race... i hate it when people with American standard go all high and mighty. Most Chinese people have never seen a person with a different skin tone then them. So colorism outside of China and the Chinese people aren’t their problem. This isn’t an attack against Jackie but I’ve seen a few comments about China and Asia that are so ignorant

  • sexydiva1198
    sexydiva1198   1 days ago

    Your so right about the weird color bleaching cream makes Ppl.

  • richie cassel
    richie cassel   1 days ago

    Not sure if thats youre sister but she is absolutely gorgeous, as are you!! My opinion is that black women have the most amazing bone structure and i find them so mesmerizing, all humans are beautiful, love is natural and hate is taught <3

  • Emma Kate Desnoyers
    Emma Kate Desnoyers   1 days ago

    You are beautiful and you know it that’s why I love your channel because your confident. I am a white girl and it make me mad that someone would want to sell this stuff that can be so harmful to people who might be more venerable

  • brooks
    brooks   1 days ago

    when you don't have an intro so you are singing haha love u

  • Always Alanna
    Always Alanna   1 days ago

    I love this video Jackie! Well said sis 💯🙌🏿👸🏾👸🏾

  • latinabunny2000
    latinabunny2000   1 days ago

    So late to the conversation, but I had to say that I've always wanted lighter skin because my family is lighter than me and we're Latin so my skin is not dark to begin with. But they were always the ones to make fun of me for my skin color. So ever since I buy lighter foundations to make my skin a little lighter

  • Sirin Kim
    Sirin Kim   2 days ago

    I'm from South Korea and everyone here use a bleaching cream. And it's sad asf.

  • Stay Alive
    Stay Alive   2 days ago

    I know this isn't on topic but, this was posted on The Joseph's birthday. Also I believe the fact that people are (sometimes without knowing) bleaching their already beautiful skin is horrible not only for them but for the company selling the product to do.

  • Kyra Boag
    Kyra Boag   2 days ago

    I am not a person of color, but what people will say about dark skinned people makes me so mad. Why are you jugding someone because of their skin color. You shouldn't judge someone on their outwards appearance, but their personality and how they are as a person.

  • Nike
    Nike   2 days ago

    Just gorgeous!! You're like the sis I never had, luv ur energy!

  • solarlola 9
    solarlola 9   2 days ago

    She didn't need to insult you.seems immature

  • Nuura Sharif
    Nuura Sharif   2 days ago

    I love you the way u do your makeup I'm so proud to be black to fine the prefect foundation it hard but the doesn't me I have to Bleach my face to light shade so what so what if can find my shade I mix to colors and it works better than bleaching my skin there's people's they wish to get are color.The think is they know the results of bleach skin do in long term all I can say god help them

  • ChikaBoom Womp
    ChikaBoom Womp   2 days ago

    Ain’t nobody in this world going to make me feel like my skin needs to be lighter. I’m so proud to be Black. Even though the world says we don’t do anything, we are the best innovators. Also, if you started a makeup line I would definitely buy from it. And the other girl is so pretty too btw!

  • Dusty Rose
    Dusty Rose   3 days ago

    Everything you said was so inspiring!! I love you!! ❤️❤️❤️

  • Avital Oberstein
    Avital Oberstein   3 days ago

    Wow I’m really late to this video but I didn’t even hear about this. Honestly how can blac chyna do that to people who she knows are vulnerable to the colorism in their own country

  • Sarahi Perez
    Sarahi Perez   3 days ago

    You was spitting FAX on this video girl! I was tearing up just hearing you talk about this topic and even though I’m not black (I’m Latina) I still appreciate the hell out of you and the difference you’re making for me, for the dark skinned and in general for anyone who doesn’t feel like they’re beautiful or worthy enough because of the color of their skin. The truth is that they are so fucking beautiful. Keep doing your thing Jackie!

  • TheAjiChannel
    TheAjiChannel   3 days ago

    ON MY ALOE VERA JUICE !!! YASSS HUNTY !!! 🙌🏾👏🏾🙌🏾👏🏾🙌🏾👏🏾

  • hurt soul
    hurt soul   3 days ago

    Really wanna lighten up a few shades this year? Move to Seattle for a year! We barely get any sun! I’m serious lol. But seriously I care more about having blemish free, glowing, healthy, natural skin over skin colors. Very pale n Super dark and everything in between is beautiful, cuz god gave us it. 🤗

  • isimi taiwo
    isimi taiwo   3 days ago

    Actually it flopped in nigeria,there was a heavy protest here in nigeria and thank God for that .

  • Life and Style by Aish

    When you sale bronzer and tanners to white women no one complains when you sale whitening products to dark skinned people it's a disrespect, if they don't want it don't buy it simple

  • Sofia Rajab-Leteipan

    Thank you for your courage to talk about this. 'Black is Beautiful' by Chronixx would be a wonderful score for this video...'They never told us, that black is beautiful....'

  • rinnyrindawg
    rinnyrindawg   3 days ago

    Dark skin is GORGEOUS!!! Whether you’re Black, Indian, Middle Eastern, Asian, Pacific Islander, Latinx, etc etc etc your dark skin is SO BEAUTIFUL! Seriously! The rest of us are just basking in all of your melanin magnificence!

  • Ms Simulated
    Ms Simulated   4 days ago

    This video was needed. We need more awareness.

  • Tahlia Barlow
    Tahlia Barlow   4 days ago

    No one ever talks about self tanners being discriminatory against fair people, so why should skin bleaching be any different? Smh 🤦🏻‍♀️

  • rene govender
    rene govender   4 days ago

    Your honesty is so refreshing! There is so much pressure on women specifically in the Indian community where I live, I think its so important to show dark skin girls of any race that we are ALL beautiful. Also, you are hilarious , go Jackie! Jackie!Jackie!Jackie!Jackie! Jackie!Jackie!

  • vaani kamboj
    vaani kamboj   4 days ago

    Why that fair and lovely thing on thumbnail made me laugh so hard😂😂 i have never used it but believe me its shit aye😂