What is lip lightening?
Is lip lightening uncovering the beauty industry's colourism?
As a dark skinned woman myself, I find it extremely problematic that lightening the lips appears to be normalised. Colourism is real and causes undue misery, especially in darker skinned women.
Is lip lightening safe?
Like other beauty treatments that open up controversial dialogue, it's crucial to educate rather than dismiss lip lightening.