Category Archives: FASHION and LIFESTYLE

Jamaican beauty experts say Doctors are bleaching their skin too


by Natalie Monique Staff

Jennifer Samuda, Director of Jencare Skin Farm says, it is a myth that ‘skin-bleaching’ is a downtown trend, as based on client examination, it is a proven prevalence amongst ‘uptowners’ as well.

Samuda, one of the eight leading beauty experts who attended a conference with The Jamaica Observer said that she ‘gets these clients hourly’. She made reference to a specific Medical doctor who has been practicing for twenty years, and has bleached her skin from head to toe, and, ‘ when she removes her makeup…she is whiter than the (white) paper in front of you’.

This ridiculous and extremely, dangerous trend continues to spread and quite rapidly so, mainly amongst Caribbean nationals worldwide and those of African descent…