Around the world, men and women of all cultures and ethnicities are being exposed to Western appearance ideals. Paired with a lack of representation of black and minority ethnic (BME) men and women in the mainstream media, the public's appreciation of ethnic diversity is being threatened. Nicola Stock examines the growing trend of appearance-altering practice among those from BME communities.
Stock, N. M. (2014). Culture clash: Appearance concerns in black and minority ethnic groups. Journal of Aesthetic Nursing, 3(7), 294-295. https://doi.org/10.12968/joan.2014.3.7.346