In an era when most Nigerian ladies peel their top skin in the name of bleaching, these women have refused to follow the trend. They have instead maintained their God given brown skin.
Stargist presents 10 Nigerian celebrities who prove that black don’t crack.
1. Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Nnaji undoubtedly has a superb skin colour and happens to be one of the few people who have decided to be pace setters by celebrating black.
2. Tiwa Savage
Music superstar Tiwa Savage is one who knows how to channel her inner amazon queen and is always serving some melanin goodness in her photos.
3. Kate Henshaw
Nollywood actress and fitness guru, Kate Henshaw shows no sign of aging and her dark skin keeps glowing despite her age.
4. Stephanie Linus
Mother of one, Stephanie Linus is known for her gorgeous skin,her famous curves and endless legs as she is always a sight to behold.
5. Mercy Johnson
Mercy Johnson who once revealed that her dark skin complexion was an obstacle to getting movie roles but actress developed a thick skin to all of these and still rocks her skin with pride.
6. Annie Idibia
Annie Idibia once announced that black is beautiful and she is proud of the fact that after many years, her body and skin colour remain unchanged. she boldly declared that her beauty lies in the colour of her skin.
7. Agbani Darego
Agbani Darego was the first black woman from Africa to win Miss World in a time when the dark skin was not celebrated and she since brought prominence to the dark skin in beauty circles.
8. Oluchi Onweagba
Oluchi Onweagba is all angles and curves, like a sleek sportscar. She is a true beauty and sexy to boot, she has maintained her look and skin tone over the years inspite of motherhood.
9. Funke Akindele
The dark skinned and beautiful actress hardly needs any introduction. One of Nollywood’s stand outs, she has been a darling of the silver screen for ages now.
10. Beverly Naya
Nollywood actress, Beverly Osu is the perfect Nigerian melanin barbie as she never hesitates to proudly flaunt her dark skin.