Video: Malaysian ad shows being slim and light-skinned stops domestic abuse

A beauty advert has been slammed for claiming that women who are ‘slim and fair skinned’ are less likely to be victims of domestic abuse.

The soap-opera style ad from Malaysia’s Slimme White shows a woman being mistreated by her husband – who only changes his ways once she has lost weight and has lighter skin.

Extracts from a Mirror article (original). Published 18 October 2017.

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