“If you’re lucky enough to be different, don’t ever change,” said the 19-year-old Senegalese French-born model Khoudia Diop. She is the first darkest model...
“If you’re lucky enough to be different, don’t ever change,” said the 19-year-old Senegalese French-born model Khoudia Diop. She is the first darkest model in the world. She is calling herself the “Melanin Goddess”.
She faced lot of trouble in her childhood, because of her skin tone people bullied about her color and nicknamed her Darky, Daughter of the Night or Mother of the Stars.
“I was teased a lot growing up, because of my skin tone,” Khoudia told the Daily Mail. “And now even online sometimes, people will make comments. Growing up, I faced it by confronting the bullies. As I grew, I learned to love myself more every day, and not pay attention to the negative people.”
changed the norms of beauty with her confidence and rejection of the hate she received proof that every shade of black is absolutely stunning and dark is not ugly.
Now she is the one of the top model with over 252,000 followers on Instagram, where she give the messages of girls self-love and has become a internet sensation.