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This new video investigates the psychological and social toll that Black women face by being shut out of the beauty industry

Despite ubiquitous #blackgirlmagic and the fact that 35% of American women are women of color, beauty brands largely remain sluggish in creating makeup for darker skin tones. And now model Philomena Kwao has uncovered a truly dismaying fact about how Black models are treated now compared to the 1970s.

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