Pale Skin

Some articles on skin, pale skin:

Human Skin Color - Social Status and Racism
... According to classical scholar Frank Snowden, skin color did not determine social status in ancient Egypt, Greece or Rome ... subordinate state was viewed as more significant in a person's status than was their skin color ... The preferred skin tone varies by culture and has varied over time ...
Albinism In Popular Culture - History of The "evil Albino" Stereotype
... a broader Hollywood pattern of equating or at least linking skin disorders and appearance problems with villainy ... In fiction from Japan, where ideals call for as pale skin as possible, characters with albinism or associated traits are more frequently sympathetic than in American and British fiction ... and may be related to the popularity of tanning (and thus a decrease in pale skin being seen as attractive) in this period ...
My Scene - Characters
... Kennedy is a Caucasian girl with blonde hair, light skin and blue eyes ... Barbie is "...cute but edgy", pale skin, blonde hair, blue eyes, her astrological sign is Libra, her favorite place is the spa and she loves yoga ... Republic of Ireland) is African-American, brown skin, light blue eyes and medium brown hair ...

Famous quotes containing the words skin and/or pale:

    I remember their smooth skin,
    those newly delivered,
    the pink skin and the serious China-blue eyes.
    They came from a mysterious country
    without the pang of birth,
    born quietly and well.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    Why so pale and wan, fond lover
    Prithee, why so pale?
    Sir John Suckling (1609–1642)