Ghana is finally banning these dangerous skin bleaching creams — Fusion

The Pulitzer CenterSkin creams that use hydroquinone as the primary bleaching agent are some of the most popular cosmetics in Ghana, where fairness is often associated with beauty and a person’s social capital. Beginning in August, however, the Ghanaian Food and Drug Administration will ban the import of all bleaches containing hydroquinone, citing the potential…

via Ghana is finally banning these dangerous skin bleaching creams — Fusion

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