Susmita Mohanty

Spaceship Designer + Aerospace Entrepreneur

Q How much have you actually thought about the colour of your skin?
A Quality yes, color no. Healthy radiant skin feels wonderful.


Q Were you ever subject to “colorism” – any sort of discrimination or singling out as the result of your skin colour? At school, or as a child?
A Nope.


Q Do you feel like there’s still a hierarchy of beauty based on skin shades?
A Yes, but it is changing. Color is starting to become glamorous.


Q Ever been on the receiving end of ways to lighten your skin?
A Nope.


Q Your prediction: is this obsession with fair skin is going to wane?
A Yes, but it will take a while.