Durrefishan Saleem is gorgeous and talented Pakistani television actor, she is relatively a new Pakistani actor who has gotten fame and success in a shorter period of time. Her recent drama Kaisi Teri Khudgharzi broke the records of popularity. Fans loved her as Mehek. She has made many fans and followers after Kaisi Teri Khudgarzi. Recently, Durrefishan Saleem gave an interview to Amna Isani for Something Haute in which she revealed a strange fact about her debut drama serial Dil Ruba’s character.
She said that in the drama serial Dilruba, a tan base was applied on her face in order to make her look lesser beautiful than the main lead who was shown to be young, beautiful, vivacious and extremely adorable. She said that she was quite disappointed after seeing her look on the screen. She further said that after that tan look she wasn’t expecting any good characters. Durrefishan also said, “a lot of people used to ask me after Dilruba, ‘did you get whitening injections?’, just because I was given a tanner look in order to look less beautiful but I was okay with it”. She also agreed to the host’s disappointment over the fact that the tan colored base is used for making someone less attractive in Pakistan. Have a look at the link:
Here are the two comparison pictures from Dilruba and Kaisi Teri Khudgarzi. Also, do you think directors using tan base to make a girl look lesser beautiful is a fine approach?