Why do some of us lie about our bloodline? As a dark-skinned Pakistani girl, there's no peculiarity in hearing offensive, disrespectful and impolite comments about your skin colour. We've. Each one of us has a story to share.
Sunday, July 7, Log in Register. For mainstream Pakistanis, females fall into two categories; you can either be beautiful, or you can be dark-skinned. There's no in between, and. Dark spells doom for girls hoping to meet their soul mates on match-making sites if they are not naturally light-skinned.
Jump to navigation. “No One Will Marry You”: My Journey As A Dark Skinned Woman In Pakistan My story is about a society where women are unfortunately judged by the clothes . At some point in our life, we have all been victims of this fairness complex.
I always have been dark-skinned. I remember rubbing my skin with loofahs, exfoliating so hard until I turned purple when I was younger, and nobody ever consoled me for my self-harming behavior. I remember wishing to be light-skinned at every night.
Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better reading experience. Being dark-skinned in Pakistan is basically a sure-fire way to have people taunt you. Here's how I learned to deal with it.
As a dark skinned Pakistani guy you have heard quite a few We all know that women have a lot of pressure, by the media, by those around.
The same women who only settle for a fair daughter-in-law have also The need of the hour is for dark-skinned ladies to take a bold stand and.
It was eventually drilled into me that a Pakistani wasn't a desirable [Read More: Not Fair, Just Lovely: Growing Up as a Dark-Skinned Indian].