Black Women of Brazil

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Category Archives: photo essay

Actress Camila Pitanga debuts as the new poster girl for Arezzo shoes


  Camila Pitanga debuts as the new poster girl for Arezzo Note from BW of Brazil: You can always tell when someone is involved or has a major project coming … Continue reading

March 14, 2015 · 12 Comments

“Tropical Paradise” editorial presents the black Brazilian plus size woman


  Note from BW of Brazil: It’s true! Beautiful Brazilian women come in all shapes, sizes and colors! The problem has been for a long time and continues to be … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · 3 Comments

Model/dancer Nayara Justino poses in photo shoot with Angolan singer Adi Cudz


Note from BW of Brazil: It’s great to see Nayara Justino has been able to attract media coverage and her bout with depression has apparently ended. For those of you … Continue reading

January 6, 2015 · 8 Comments

Dandara Mariana: photo gallery


In case you missed the previous post, the pretty face you see on this page belongs to actress Dandara Mariana, who is best known for her role in a popular, long-running … Continue reading

October 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Faces of Afro Brazil 29: Actress Stefanie Durval


Today, in number 29 of our ongoing series, Faces of Afro Brazil, we bring you promising actress Stefanie Durval from Serrinha, Rio de Janeiro. The actress has a career in … Continue reading

June 26, 2014 · 1 Comment

Faces of Afro Brazil 15


Number 15  in the BW of Brazil series Faces of Afro Brazil, model Beatriz Fortunato recently sat down in a photo session to demonstrate how to make ponytails with braid bows … Continue reading

January 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Actress/singer Thalma de Freitas takes sensual photos for magazine


Although the photo session is not one of those that shows everything, it’s not lacking in sensuality department. Actress and singer Thalma de Freitas did some nude photos for the … Continue reading

May 5, 2012 · 2 Comments