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After Beyonce was pretty much airbrushed whiter by L’Oréal not too long ago, it’s all the more infuriating to see that their tendency to equate lighter skin with beauty hasn’t changed. When they say Freida Pinto of Slumdog Millionaire “is the new face of L’Oréal,” what they seem to really mean is she has a new face of L’Oréal.

via feministing> the frisky

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