“Brown Is Beautiful”

How my never-ending struggle with self image resulted in a revelation.

Author Natasha Mansukhani writes about her journey with self-discovery and growing up brown. (Photo: Andrew Peng)

By Natasha Mansukhani

For as long as I can remember, I have always hated to look in the mirror. The mirror has never been good to me. There isn’t one specific moment that I can pinpoint when I realized that I was different. I’ve always known it. My skin color has been the source of many insecurities in my life. I grew up in a…



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