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Category Archives: Lazaro Ramos

Katleen da Cruz Conceição: specialist in black skin


One of the most respected when the subject is black skin, Dr. Katleen da Criz Conceição is the Ambulatory Head of Dermatology in Black Skin of the Federal Hospital in … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fashion Rio 2012: Will it be yet another "blackout" of Afro-Brazilian models?


The 2012 edition of the Fashion Rio winter fashion show began a few days ago in the Píer Mauá area of downtown Rio de Janeiro. And while the Fashion Rio … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fashion Rio 2012: Will it be yet another "blackout" of Afro-Brazilian models?


The 2012 edition of the Fashion Rio winter fashion show began a few days ago in the Píer Mauá area of downtown Rio de Janeiro. And while the Fashion Rio … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Taís Araújo, a beautiful woman of many firsts!


Taís Araújo is an award-winning model, television host and actress of film and television. She is perhaps the most visible black woman in the Brazilian entertainment industry. Her accomplishments represent … Continue reading

November 27, 2011 · 1 Comment