Vaseline India’s Skin Lightening Facebook App

Vaseline India’s Skin Lightening Facebook App
technology

A controversial application was created that helped 'digitally enhance' profile pics on the social network.

Naresh Kumar
  • 30 november 2010

Earlier this year, Vaseline India launched a controversial Facebook app that allowed users to digitally lighten their complexion for Facebook profile pictures. The app page which also offered tips on maintaining healthy skin, caused quite a debate in the Indian blogosphere and was even labeled racist by some.

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