SkinTok’s Diversity Problem

April 26, 2021
Katie Hobbins, Editor

This week, consumer magazines highlight SkinTok diversity issues, a personal account of getting lip filler after years of lip dissatisfaction, and more.

This week in consumer magazines, Hello Giggles discusses the diversity problems showing up on the skin care side of TikTok, Vogue highlights a personal account of getting lip filler after years of lip dissatisfaction, Allure explains why some products might start pilling on the skin, and Glossy talks the global opportunities for CBD skin, and Muneeb Shab, a dermatology resident with 6 million TikTok followers.

TikTok

Mainstream SkinTok Should Be For Everyone—But BIPOC Aren't Seen

Meet Muneeb Shah, the dermatology resident with 6 million TikTok followers

Skin

The global opportunity for CBD

Everything You Can Do to Prevent Skin-Care Pilling

Filler

After Years of Hating My Lips, I Finally Tried Filler—Here’s How It Went