Funny woman Franchesca Ramsey took a break from her comedic antics to share an inspirational video about embracing her lips.
In her “Lipstick Story,” Ramsey describes a time when she hated her lips because they were “too full and too plump.” Instead of having lips like those traditionally held up as beautiful, Ramsey says hers resembled dented “burger buns.”
While she’s known for her natural hair tutorials and fearless videos taking on racism and sexism, in “Lipstick Story” Fanchesca admits she only recently began to love her lips. What brought on the shift? A makeup artist who dared to adorn Ramsey’s lips with a bold-colored lipstick. Instead of looking like a clown, Ramsey’s eyes–and lips–were open to a new world of possibilities.
I’ll let her explain: