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Stephanie Castillo, Contributor
March 19, 2012

Dusky, Sexy, Cool: 5 Reasons to Appreciate Your Morena Beauty

Love the skin you're in! Here are 5 reasons why it's great to be a morena. By Stephanie Castillo
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article_morena-beauty.jpgIn a time and age where whitening products are all the rage and a fair complexion is the ideal standard of beauty, being a tan-skinned Pinay can be disheartening. And it's not like media and pop culture are helping out with our woesmany television shows, magazines, and big-name labels still employ the morena's Snow White-like counterparts. You need only drive through billboard-laden EDSA to bear witness to this.

But the thing is, regardless of the skin color you're born with, you are beautiful exactly the way you are. Still not convinced? Here are five reasons that we hope can make you appreciate your morena beauty!

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(Originally published as "Bubbles Paraiso: 'I love being morena and I won't change it!' + 5 Reasons to Appreciate Your Morena Beauty" on Female Network; photo by Paolo Pineda)

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  • rubyvillaruz Apr 28 2012 @ 07:35pm Report Abuse
    i've read one like this at Yahoo! A bollywood star said that people should be proud of their skin...
  • p!nkenpurpl3 May 03 2012 @ 02:49am Report Abuse
    yes.. ILOVE my Morena Skin!..
  • ladyBornes May 12 2014 @ 08:38am Report Abuse
    Yes, I am a proud morena!
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Stephanie Castillo is a freelance writer and fashion stylist. Her column, Stylewise, appears on FN every Friday... Read more...
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