No, we don’t have a fixation for fair-skinned celebrities! But we can’t help but admire these actresses who were born with naturally flawless skin owing to their lineage. From the Kapoor girls to those with mixed ancestry, we couldn’t help but notice their peaches and cream complexion. Find out who is the fairest of them all.
Indian singer born and raised in Lucknow. She always aspired to pursue a career in singing, but she married businessman Raj Chandok in 1997 and moved to London.
In Tamil cinema, particularly, the preference for fair-skinned actresses is impossible to ignore. The state has exported its fair ladies like Vyjayanthimala and Hema Malini to Bollywood but retains a fascination for fair-skinned beauties from the northern states. During the 1990s, Simran, a Punjabi, dominated the Tamil screen. Since then, many more from the north, all fair-skinned, have stepped in—such as Tamannah and Hansika Motwani.
Sanjana Kapoor is an Indian theatre personality and former British film actress of Indian and British descent. She is the daughter of late Shashi Kapoor and the late Jennifer Kendal.
Tamannah Bhatia is probably the whitest actress in Bollywood. She has a very white complexion and fairer skin as compared to any other actresses in the Indian film industry. It is because of this reason, she is sometimes called the “Milk Beauty”.
Even without makeup, she looks absolutely gorgeous, and for right, she was chosen as the ‘Fair N Lovely girl’ for commercials
Aditi Govitrikar is an Indian supermodel, actress, and doctor. From 1997 until 2004, Govitrikar remains the only Indian supermodel with both medical doctor and psychologist qualifications. She has been touted by Hindustan Times as “Beauty with Brains”.
She looks caucasian of Mongol-Turk origin. Her eyelids aren’t as high as common Dravidian in south Asia, and middle eastern Persian. She can pass for Turkish from turkey.
Did you know Dia’s father was a German? No wonder the pretty actress has such a gorgeous skin tone.
Alia’s mother, Soni Razdan was born to Kashmiri and German parents. So, it comes as no surprise that the young actress got her peaches and cream complexion.
For the uninitiated, Nargis’s mother is Czech and her father is of Pakistani origin. Quite naturally, we know from where the hot actress inherited her light complexion.
She originally hails from the Pathan community, who are famous for their fair skin tone. The actress was also once compared to Katrina Kaif for having similar looks.
Acclaimed actress Sarika passed on her peaches and cream complexion to both her daughters, Shruti and Akshara. Did you know that their mom was often stereotyped to portray a western girl on screen?
Kalki was born to French parents, who came to India as devotees of Sri Aurobindo and settled in Pondicherry. The talented actress actually looks a tad whitewashed, don’t you think?
Kangna hails from a small hilly town near Manali in Himachal Pradesh. The curly-haired actress is not only known for her great sense of style, but also for having vibrant flawless skin.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Do you remember the Mangalorean beauty in the Coca-Cola ad from the 90s? It does remind us of a light-skinned Ash with gorgeous green eyes! In 2008, the media applauded her for turning down a global cosmetic brand to be the face of their fairness cream.
PZ was born in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. With her cute dimples, the Liril girl managed to prove herself in the industry at a very young age. Don’t you think Preity has a wonderful complexion?
The Kapoor girl is of Pashtun ancestry, as her great grandfather, Prithviraj Kapoor hailed from Peshawar in Pakistan. So, it is evident that the successful actress inherited her light complexion and sharp features from her father’s side.
Katrina has the most flawless skin in the industry, don’t you think? Born to an Indian Kashmiri father and British mother, Kat is originally a UK citizen, here with an employment visa. That’s probably the reason why she lands up with all the NRI roles.
Another one from the Kapoor clan, Karisma inherited a fair complexion owing to her Pashtun lineage. Known for their light skin and eye color, the community did have a lot of influence on her filmi family as far as looks are concerned. She resembles a Turk, delicate skin, very slim, not voluptuous.