Hashtag Celebrates Black Beauty in a Major Way!

Black Twitter is at again, with a new hashtag that’s all about celebrating Black beauty!

23 year old Alicia Daniella is the mastermind behind the hashtag, #IWillNotApologizeForBeingDarkSkin.

I Will Not Apologize For Being Dark Skin

Daniella shared her personal experiences with being bullied because of her complexion and wanted the hashtag to stand as a spark in a movement of self love.

Black beauty is not appreciated enough in the mainstream and as a result self hate is an eminent problem. Movements like these not only help elevate Black women, they speak to the issues Black men feel as well.

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#IWillNotApologizeForBeingDarkSkin went viral and is joining the ranks alongside #FlexinMyComplexion and #MelaninMonday.

Black Twitter is backing the hashtag with full force and the tweets are fabulous, because it’s a celebration every time we link up!

Take a look at some of the best tweets from #IWillNotApologizeForBeingDarkSkin!







Ariel Leconte

Ariel Leconte

Ariel is the Associate Editor of Jawbreaker and creator of Revolutionary In Pink Pumps blog. She is equally obsessed with social justice, lipstick, culture, and red wine.