In a poignant and powerful performance on the night of Sunday, September 17, 2023, during the esteemed Ghana’s Most Beautiful (GMB) pageantry, Serwaa, representing the Western Region, stole the spotlight as she tackled societal issues head-on under the theme of ‘Today’s Woman Night.’
Serwaa’s heartfelt presentation not only earned her the title of Star Performer but also echoed deeply with the audience as she courageously addressed the challenges of low self-esteem imposed by societal beauty standards that favor lighter skin tones. Serwaa’s performance was nothing short of moving.
With raw emotion and unwavering candor, she shared her personal struggle with self-esteem, which stemmed from the societal preference for lighter skin. In a gripping narrative, Serwaa recounted the stigma she faced as a dark-skinned woman, revealing how she had fallen victim to the pressure to bleach her skin at the tender age of 15. However, she triumphed over this insecurity with guidance from a supportive friend and aptly likened her experience to the troubling statistics surrounding this pervasive issue.
Not only was Serwaa’s message profoundly eloquent, but her choice of attire also captured attention. Clothed in the vibrant GTP fabric, she adorned herself in a fish-shaped, colorful dress that gracefully complemented her figure. Her captivating appearance added a visual dimension to her powerful message, leaving a lasting impact on the audience.
Serwaa’s performance struck a chord with many, as her narrative resonated with those who have faced similar societal pressures. She stood out among likely contenders, including Nurah from the Northern Region and Aduanige from the Upper East Region, ultimately securing the coveted title of Star Performer for the night.
As the recipient of this prestigious award, Serwaa was rewarded with goodies from Gino Tomatoes and a Tecno Camon 20 series. Her win not only acknowledged her exceptional talent but also shed light on the importance of addressing deeply ingrained beauty standards that affect countless individuals.
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By Esther Aryee|3news.com|Ghana