‘BBNaija’ star Doyin I’m happy the bleaching cream I used didn’t work.
Now I know that I will have regretted everything if I had bleached my skin.
Doyinsola Anuoluwapo David, Big Brother Naija star popularly known as Doyin, has disclosed that there was a time in her life when she tried to bleach her skin.
The reality TV star disclosed this on her Instagram story on Monday, November 13, 2023. She said that there was a time she felt uncomfortable with her skin and wanted to light it so she bought a bleaching cream. However thr cream did not work as was supposed to and now she is really happy the cream never worked
She said, “Hey guys, I just remembered that there was a time that I wanted to bleach my skin, like I wanted to be light skin so bad. Now I’m so grateful to God that that cream did not work because I would have regretted it. I need to shout out to the girl who sold me that fake cream. I mean at the time I was angry but now I’m not. Thanks, girl.”
Doyin is not the first Nigeria celebrity to open up about considering bleaching their skin
Nollywood actress Linda Osifo also recently spoke up about how she considered bleaching her skin because of the bullying she faced as a teenager.
According to her narration, she was constantly bullied by people,even by those who have the same skin types as her .
Skin bleaching has been a very popular thing among Africans for many decades and not just among Nigerians. Some people prefer to lighten or brighten up their skin and would go to lengths to acquire that look. However many are not aware of the dangers that comes, and some come to regret it.