Lots of things in our body change with age. But one thing you might not have expected to change is the color of your skin around your genitals. Your natural skin tone plays a role in how dark this area can be. Hyperpigmentation might be a subtle color difference if you have paler skin. Your skin has certain cells, called melanocytes, which form melanin.
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Victoria Anderson does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. It was Feminine Beauty , by Kenneth Clarke. Back in the early nineties, when I was a student of fine art, I was lucky enough to be taught by the feminist art historian Griselda Pollock. In fact, his work could justly be described as the anti-text of my visual arts education. Okay, there are one or two ancient Egyptians in there too. It is four minutes of Monae and a group of black female dancers including actress Tessa Thompson frolicking in the desert wearing enormous, pink, apparently vulva-shaped trousers designed by Duran Lantink.
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The campaign to eliminate the scourge of darkness has extended to every nook and cranny of a woman's body. It was only a matter of time before we breached the final frontier: our colour-challenged yonis. First came the fairness face creams. Then the skin lightening body lotions.