If you're not currently sitting down, you should probably have a seat so you can face-palm more effectively. Even better, if you have a handy punching bag you may want to get a quick session in. Because a report from Teen Vogue reveals that yet another makeup artist used blackface in a recent tutorial. And just, WHY ARE WE STILL HERE, FELLOW WHITE PEOPLE?!
The Istanbul-based makeup artist known as Percem Akin posted a tutorial on her (now private) Instagram and Youtube accounts where she "transformed herself" into a black woman. Which no. No. No. No. Did I say no yet?!
She told Buzzfeed the look was for an upcoming movie, and she performed it on herself because of the dearth of black actresses and models in Turkey. Um.