Tina Knowles clapped back at social media users who questioned if Beyoncé bleaches her skin.
While at the premiere for the Renaissance film, Bey rocked a long silver gown, silver gloves and platinum blonde hair. The lightening of her hair apparently had people questioning if she bleaches her skin or wants to be white. "When did Beyoncé become TransRacial?" questioned one Instagram user. In a lengthy post, her mother, Tina, clears up any confusion.
She explains, "came across this today and decided to post it after seeing all of the stupid ignorant self, hating racist statements about her, lightening her skin, and wearing platinum hair wanting to be white. She does a film, called the renaissance, where the whole theme is silver with silver hair, a silver carpet, and suggested silver attire and you bozos decide that she's trying to be a white woman and is bleaching her skin? .. How sad is it that some of her own people continue the stupid narrative with hate and jealousy."
The post continued, "duh, she wore silver hair to match her silver dress as a fashion statement clown. . ALIEN Superstar duh! What's really sad is that a white woman had the audacity to reach out to Neal Beyonces hairstylist she was from TMZ to say that the fans are saying that she wants to be white and she wanted to get a statement about it from Neal. . Well that made, my blood boil , that this white woman felt so entitled to discuss her blackness.."
"What's really most disappointing is that the some Black people yes you bozos that's on social media. Lying and faking and acting like you're so ignorant that you don't understand That black women have worn platinum hair since the Etta James days. I just went and looked at all the beautiful talented black celebrities who have worn platinum hair and it has been just about everyone of them at one time or another. Are they all trying to be white? I am sick and tired of people attacking her. Every time she does something that she works her ass off for and is a statement of her work ethic , talent and resilience..."
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