Actress Lupita Nyonga visits Seasame Street to teach Elmo and all of the kids all about skin. The pretty Academy-Awarding winning actress is using her platform to teach children the beauty of skin and that we all have common traits no matter our differences. Seasame Street is a wonderful platform that have introduced kids since the 1960’s to a wonderful world that includes shapes, colors, numbers, and diversity. The world is made up of people who are different in color, shape, location, and size but they all share common similarities that includes being ticklish, having feelings, and deserving to feel pretty.
Lupita giggles with Elmo as they compare skin and fur. She cheerfully tells Elmo that everybody has skin including red furry monsters. Lupita tells Elmo,
Skin comes in lots of beautiful shades and colors!
Lupita shared her enthuasim with her Instagram followers about her time on Seasame Street with the following message:
Elmo cheerfully tells Lupita he “loves the skin he’s in!” Awesome message for pretty girls of all shades. Check it out below:
Don’t it just make you smile?