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Disney's First African-American Princess
For the first time in the storied studio's animated history, an African-American princess takes the title role (Jasmine from 1992's Aladdin was the first ethnic princess), reinforcing the message en masse that black is beautiful.
Christina Aguilera
Skin: The New Status Symbol
Has the West's tanning challenged the East's belief about pale skin?
blond ponytail
Hair Trends: Erasing Ethnicity
Has the craze for a more Westernized look sparked a global crisis?
Aishwarya Rai
Are Blue Eyes Better?
Has the craze for a more Westernized look sparked a global crisis?
Double eyelid surgery.
Special Beauty Report: Erasing Ethnicity
The desire for American beauty.