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I Was An Outsider, Not Conventionally Good-Looking Skinny Girl: Masaba Gupta

Aug 07, 2021 Eshita Bhargava

Masaba Gupta opened up about her journey as a designer, her excitement on completing 12 years, self-love, and much more.


Hindustan Unilever’s Fair & Lovely To Be Renamed ‘Glow & Lovely’

“HUL today announced the next step in the evolution of its skin care portfolio to a more inclusive vision of Positive Beauty, and introduces Glow & Lovely, the new name for the Fair & Lovely brand," the company said in a statement.

After 'Fair & Lovely', L'Oreal To Drop Words 'White, Fair, Light' From Skincare Range

Jun 26, 2020 PTI

Several companies have been forced to reassess their products and branding following the 'Black Lives Matter' protests across the globe.


It's Lovely That A Billion Dollar Whitening Industry Suddenly Wants To Be Fair: Nandita Das

Nandita Das says HUL's move to rename its 'fairness cream' is a step in the right direction, but the fact that there's a market for such products reflects people's obsession with fair skin.

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25 June, 2020

Hindustan Unilever To Remove 'Fair' From 'Fair & Lovely' Skin Cream

Outlook Web Bureau

HUL's decision comes a week after American multinational Johnson and Johnson announced that it will be stopping the sale of two fairness products that are sold in India.


24 January, 2020

Norway Bans Fair & Lovely Creams For Mercury Content, HUL Says 'Could Be Counterfeit'

Preetha Nair

Fair & Lovely, the first fairness cream launched in India, from the stable of HUL, currently holds lion’s share of the skin whitening market.


14 November, 2019

Is Beauty Skin Deep? It's Time To Change Our Mindsets

Ekta Kumar

Our colour reflects our heritage, our family, genes and our lifestyle. It defines who we are. We need to accept our differences, especially in a country like India, that otherwise celebrates its diversity.


19 January, 2019

Pakistan Exported Over 100,000 Kg Human Hair To China In Last Five Years

Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistan has exported to China over 100,000 kg of human hair valued at USD 132,000 over the last five years.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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