Monthly Archives: August 2012

Face Kinis and the Terror of Tanning

Here’s a really great article from NPR on a newly popular way for Chinese women to keep their skin white while enjoying the beach. I didn’t see any of these in Hainan when I went in April, but I’m assuming … Continue reading

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Bai Fu Mei: An In Depth Look at the Chinese Quest for Lighter, Brighter and Whiter Skin

So I’m officially back in America!!!! But don’t think I’m going to let that stop me. I still have a lot to write about, most notably my trips to Xinjiang and Shanghai. Aside from those trips, I never did get … Continue reading

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So Apparently I’m Fat.

With a week left in China, there’s so many loose ends I have to catch up on! -Not including two finals and a giant paper. I decided I’ll publish all of my Xinjiang posts when I actually have time to truly … Continue reading

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Internships and Long-Lost Photos

Sorry for the lack of posts these past few days. I’ve actually been pretty sick (fever-ish), maybe from extreme exhaustion? Whoops. Well, Shanghai was worth it. I’ll be trying to crank out these posts during my last week and a … Continue reading

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