US Model Goes to Nigeria to Launch Skin Bleaching Cream, Gets Into Fight-Report

US Model Goes to Nigeria to Launch Skin Bleaching Cream, Gets Into Fight-Report from Sputnik News

Blac Chyna, who rose from stripping in a Miami club to stardom and a marriage into the Kardashian clan, made headlines when she allegedly got in a fight during her Nigerian promotion trip for a skin whitening cream.  The video of a tense encounter, reportedly filmed in the country’s capital Abuja, emerged on Instagram. The man who posted it insisted that it was Chyna, getting into a fight.

Before flying to Africa, the woman, who is pursuing a career in modelling and the  beauty business now, faced criticism for promoting the controversial product, which comes in jars decorated in Swarovski crystals that sell for $250 each.

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While the dark-skinned celebrity has never even used this skin whitening cream, as the website TMZ reports, she is slammed for encouraging other dark-skinned women to buy it. Critics lambasted Blac Chyna for promoting self-hate, a negative attitude towards their own appearance and even indulging racism.

​Others made it clear she is not welcome in Nigeria.

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