Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Actress Débora Nascimento stars in commercial with two other black women; ad highlights the absence of Afro-Brazilians in Brazilian advertising


Note from BW of Brazil: A new commercial featuring actress Débora Nascimento speaks to several different issues covered here on the blog. First, the ad features the actress along with two … Continue reading

August 2, 2013 · 4 Comments

While cosmetics market opens to black consumers, major name products continue to ignore them and there are still few black executives


The slogan “negro é lindo (black is beautiful)” seems to have left from militant movements to boosting the Brazilian cosmetic industry. by Cíntia Cardoso Recent releases of specific products for black consumers … Continue reading

March 30, 2013 · Leave a comment