20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Skin toning, brightening, lightening, whitening and what have you are all synonyms used in place of skin bleaching. It is a phenomenon that has been in the Nigerian society for decades and has turned a huge business for cosmetic industry.

According to World Health Organisation (WHO), 77% of women in Nigeria use skin-lightening products.

Legit.ng brings you a list of celebrities who may be bleaching.

1. Tonto Dikeh

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Though Tonto Dikeh-Churchhill has always denied tampering with her skin colour, many have noticed the transformation of her skin colour over the years.

2. Ice Prince

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
Ice Prince

While bleaching is seen more of a feminine idea, Ice Prince was accused of bleaching his skin by a fan. Ice Prince was swift to deny bleaching his skin on Instagram.

3. Cynthia Morgan

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
Cynthia Morgan
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

The dancehall queen is another celebrity that has transformed as per her skin colour. Pictures of dark skinned Cynthia Morgan has surfaced on the internet and you can easily draw your conclusion.

4. Rukky Sanda

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

She is another actress that tongues have been wagging about her complexion.

5. Sean Tizzle

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Sean Tizzle is one male singer who is now romancing acting. Some of his fans are complaining about his changing skin color. The discolouration noticeable in his hands sold him off.

6. Iyabo Ojo

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
Iyabo Ojo

The mother of two has embarked on the journey of changing her skin colour a while ago. It was a gradual process which she has soon perfected. She went a notch higher than others as she has a beauty shop that also help people touch up their skin.

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7. Toke Makinwa

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

This popular TV personality and Vlogger is also been accused of bleaching her skin.

8. Tayo Sob

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

She is among the few celebrities who have owned up to bleaching her skin. The actress agreed in an interview that she was born dark skin.

9. Toyin Lawani

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
Toyin Lawani

This fashonista has been accused of bleaching and she has carried on as she own nobody any explanation.

10. Dayo Amusa

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Dayo Amusa was never light skinned until she joined the club of bleaching celebrities and it is very obvious.

11. Halima Abubakar

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Known not to run away from controversy, the Nollywood actress openly admitted that she bleached her dark skin and even shared the picture on her instagram page.

12. Fathia Balogun

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

The pretty and youthful looking actress went from being fair skin to almost white.

13. Bisi Ibidapo-Obe

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Before many got bitten by the skin enhancement bug, Bisi Omologbalogba is said to be into it.

14. Susan Maxwell

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

The Nollywood actress and beautician claimed in an interview that she decided to bleach because most Nigerian men prefer light skinned ladies, and she wanted to be noticed.

15. Ayo Adesanya

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

The mother of one though fair skinned has touch up her skin and she is now fairer.

16. Lanre Teriba

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

Yes you did not miss that name, he is the gospel singer popularly known as Atorise. A look at his knuckles will tell it all.

17. Dencia

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

The highly connected singer Dencia is being accused of bleaching. She also known as the whitenicious boss as she has invested in whitening cream business.

18. Biodun Okeowo

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

The single mother of two though fair in complexion she can now be taken for a white lady with her new complexion.

19. Mide Martins-Abiodun

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

She is happily married to a fellow actor, Afeez Abiodun . Mide was dark skinned before she decided to change her skin to fair.

20. Lizzy Anjorin

This Nollywood actress is also being named as one of those who have moved from being fair to white.

20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)
20 Nigerian Celebrities Who May Be Bleaching (PHOTOS)

 

Source: Legit.ng

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