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We Asked Our Readers: What Do You Use Whitening Products For?

We asked, you answered!
After the controversial Glutamax ad went viral, it started an important discussion on the use of skin whitening products. That being said, there are in fact many Filipinas who use lightening products as a beauty tool for different purposes. We asked Preview readers for
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Ad Standards Council Reveals It Did Not Approve the Now-Viral Glutamax Ad

The advertising body released a statement addressing the issue.
After receiving widespread criticism online, skin whitening brand Glutamax has issued an official apology for the alleged discriminatory tone of its "Unfair 'di ba?" campaign. However, a statement released by the Ad Standards Council (ASC) yesterday reveals that the controversial ad materials were
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Glutamax Issues Apology for Its Controversial Skin Whitening Ad

The brand's "Unfair 'di ba?" campaign drew flak over the weekend.
Skin whitening brand GlutaMAX's most recent campaign sparked a resounding negative response for having discriminatory undertones. The ad points out statistical data claiming that people with fair skin are typically treated better by the society as opposed to those with dark skin, and
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Here’s Everything That’s Wrong With Skin Whitening Products

And why the market for them just keeps growing.
Society has always put a premium on fairer skin. We're talking popularity, prestige, job opportunities, and all the awards show nominations you can have (re: #OscarsSoWhite). The result? The beauty market is convinced that it's what everyone desires thus leading to skin