Photo Credit: Ghana Health Service
Women in Ghana bleach in an attempt to become lighter-skinned.
The Cost of Being Pale
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White people want to become dark. Dark people want to become lighter. There are risks in both desires. Michelle Betz reports from Ghana on women who deliberately bleach their dark skin to become lighter. But using creams with steroids and other chemicals can be very dangerous. In some cases it can kill you.
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Ghana Health Service: Skin Bleaching
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