January 8, 2016 – ‘White Makes You Win’ Racist Ad: Thai Skincare Firm Seoul Secret Under Fire After Video With Racist Overtones Went Viral
A Thailand skin care firm is under fire after an ad for a skin whitening pill with the slogan “white makes you win” went viral.
The ad that featured 35-year-old actor Cris Horwang has been viewed close to 10 million times.
In a bid to promote the company, Horwang says the whiteness she achieved through the beauty products had brought her fame.
After the ad backfired, the skincare company, Seoul Secret quickly apologized and removed all the content of the 51-second ad.
Watch the video below:
“White makes you win” what a sick statement!