Navigation Links
Vaseline(R) Cocoa Butter Campaign Uncovers Skin's Ability to Speak Volumes
Date:5/28/2008

Documentary Narrated by Actress Sanaa Lathan Celebrates Inspirational

Stories of how People of Color Feel About and Relate to Their Skin

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Skin is amazing: it covers our body, and reveals our soul. For many, skin is a symbol of pride, for others it's a canvas to tell a story -- and for almost all it represents a heritage to be honored. Skin means something different to almost everyone you ask. Vaseline(R) Cocoa Butter traveled the globe asking people "what does your skin mean to you?" and compiled responses in a short film, Vaseline Skin Stories, that finds while continents may divide us, the experience of skin unites us. The film, narrated by Tony Award-nominated actress Sanaa Lathan, premieres at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans on July 4, 2008. Vaseline Cocoa Butter is giving people a chance to attend the global premiere by asking them to visit http://www.skinvoice.com to enter our sweepstakes and add to the Vaseline tapestry of skin stories by sharing how they honor their skin. Winners will also be able to attend the Essence Music Festival, which features performances by some of the best names in music including Mary J. Blige, Chris Brown, Keyshia Cole and Jill Scott.

Skin cloaks us, but only begins to cover who we are as individuals. The 20-minute Vaseline Skin Stories documentary, set against local, social and cultural backdrops, features personal narratives from across the world including the United States, South America, the United Kingdom and Africa. The inspirational stories touch on the similarities and differences between people's skin as it relates to their lives, "My skin is magic, my skin is strength, and my skin is resistance. My ancestors suffered so much, but today here I am, like a queen." Such eloquence imparts a poignant yet powerful tone to Vaseline Skin Stories.

The film is enriched with a speci
'/>"/>

SOURCE Unilever
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Enriched Cocoa Improves Blood Flow in Diabetics
2. The Butterfly Ball to Benefit Lung Association
3. Susan G. Komen for the Cure Partners With the Original Butter Bell(R) Crock Developer
4. Stars Shine on Butterflies Over Hollywood for Lupus Foundation of America
5. Rodent study finds artificial butter chemical harmful to lungs
6. New Smart Balance(R) Butter Blend Sticks Make Healthier Cooking & Baking Easy
7. Us TOO Launches National SEA Blue Campaign for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
8. Campaign for Americas Future Memorandum: Katrina Storm Warning
9. Longaberger Expands Horizon of Hope Campaign to Build Support for American Cancer Societys Breast Cancer Initiatives
10. ADDA Kicks Off AD/HD Awareness Campaign with Four Regional Conferences Beginning Sept. 29 and Series of Fall Teleclasses
11. ADDAS Awareness Campaign Offers Resources and Education to Adults Living with AD/HD and Professionals Working With Them
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is pleased to announce that Gigi ... North Carolina State’s College of Veterinary Medicine has been ... Distinguished Volunteer Service—the organization’s highest award. , Since ... experts to direct its work to improve the health ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 The City of West Hollywood hosted a ... commemorate the 42nd anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Roe v. ... 42 years since the Roe vs. Wade decision and the fight ... as ever,” said City of West Hollywood Councilmember Abbe Land. “We ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Padre Murphy's and Owner Tom Boyle ... Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA). The PPHA's passion for ... everyone, including NFL greats, treated for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) ... supporting the cause in the valley. The most recent plans ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 23, 2015 Angelweddingdress is a famous ... invites its customers to follow it on Facebook, Twitter, and ... Valentine’s Day gift. Angelweddingdress draws a lottery every week. , ... to Feb. 28, 2015. Click Angelweddingdress homepage for ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 The federal court overseeing ... U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia has upheld ... that proceeding’s first bellwether trial. In an Order dated January ... trial after finding that C.R. Bard had not proven a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 2Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 3Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 4Health News:Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring 2Health News:Padre Murphy's Holds NFL Retired Players Association Party Star Studded Event With Bud Light and Pro Player Health Alliance Sponsoring 3Health News:Angelweddingdress Invites Its Customers To Follow It On Facebook, Twitter, And Pinterest 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4
... arms women with knowledge and confidence to avoid surgical ... ... rate for,breast augmentation is 25 percent. That means that of the 400,000 ... in surgery., (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/080410/LATH005 ), "Reconcile reality with desires," ...
... did see modest tie between displeasure, peripheral artery ... -- Sexual dissatisfaction in postmenopausal women isn,t associated ... known that sexual dysfunction in some men is ... never been examined in women. , In this ...
... S.C., April 10 Road Rescue will,unveil its ... Conference, which opens today., Road Rescue, a ... ), will,showcase a unique concept that starts with ... from there. The new vehicle repositions key ambulance,features ...
... America To ... Allergens in the Bedroom, CINCINNATI, April 10 This spring, ... America,(AAFA) to educate consumers about combating indoor allergens by honing in,on ... bedroom., "Many people overlook the bedroom as a significant problem ...
... MONTREAL, April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Haemacure ... company developing,high-value human plasma-derived protein products for ... study it recently conducted on,the use of ... fibrin sealant,Hemaseel(R)HMN, in preventing the formation of ...
... Misys plc (LSE: MSY), the,global application software and services ... latest version of Misys Risk Vision,following a successful project ... Over 900 employees at Commerzbank now use the ... the local and global exposure to,credit risk across the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Breast Surgery Today ... Out to Dinner Tonight 2Health News:Postmenopausal Women's Sexual Dissatisfaction Not Linked to Heart Troubles 2Health News:Road Rescue Introduces Patient-Centric Concept Ambulance at FDIC 2Health News:Road Rescue Introduces Patient-Centric Concept Ambulance at FDIC 3Health News:Leave Bedroom Allergens High and Dry This Spring! 2Health News:Leave Bedroom Allergens High and Dry This Spring! 3Health News:Haemacure Discloses Positive Results of a preclinical study of its fibrin sealant in adhesion prevention and opens a new opportunity in a market with a significant unmet medical need 2Health News:Haemacure Discloses Positive Results of a preclinical study of its fibrin sealant in adhesion prevention and opens a new opportunity in a market with a significant unmet medical need 3Health News:Commerzbank Goes Live With Misys Risk Vision 5.4, Following a Successful, On Schedule Implementation Project 2
(Date:1/23/2015)... DUBLIN , Jan. 23, 2015  Immune Therapeutics, ... Global Biotechnology, Inc. for the compounding, packaging and distributing of ... in the United States . ... capable of compounding naltrexone tablets in various strengths for individual ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... 23, 2015  iMD Companies, Inc. (ICBU) has repositioned itself as ... and grab a foothold in the hydroponic, hemp and medical ... a presence in the sector, and recently partnering with the ... hemp and medical marijuana, iMD is committing to bring its ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015  Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: ... Directors has approved a share repurchase program. The open-ended ... million of Mallinckrodt plc ordinary shares. ... remain top priorities as we continue to pursue a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Immune Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. 2Immune Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. 3Immune Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Agreement with KRS Global Biotechnology, Inc. 4iMD Companies Poised to Make Impact in Multi-Billion Dollar Medical Marijuana Sector With Recent Investments and Strategic Partnerships 2Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 2Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 3Mallinckrodt plc Announces Share Repurchase Program 4
... NEW YORK, April 14, 2011 Dr. David Samadi, Vice ... at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City , ... month in the British Medical Journal ( ... 1,500 of whom were screened for prostate cancer every ...
... Calif., April 14, 2011 Freedom Innovations, a ... technology lower extremity prosthetic devices, today announced a ... exclusive rights to commercialize the world,s first lower ... joints that operate synergistically.  Developed at the Vanderbilt ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Does Prostate Cancer Screening Reduce Mortality Rates? 2Does Prostate Cancer Screening Reduce Mortality Rates? 3Does Prostate Cancer Screening Reduce Mortality Rates? 4Freedom Innovations to Commercialize the World's First Actively-Powered, Complete Lower Extremity Prosthesis 2Freedom Innovations to Commercialize the World's First Actively-Powered, Complete Lower Extremity Prosthesis 3
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: