‫TV station apologises for sharing tips for covering up domestic violence injuries

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Moroccan TV program Sabahiyat has left a bad taste in the mouths of viewers, after it ran a segment showing female viewers how to cover up domestic abuse injuries with makeup.

Airing last Wednesday, channel 2M’s morning show brought on make-up artist Lilia Mouline to offer women tips. Specifically, tips on how to use make-up to “camouflage traces of violence.”

Once the video was uploaded to social media, the condemnation was swift.

Using a model who was seemed to have the appearance of bruising on her face, Mouline said “We hope these beauty tips will help you carry on with your daily life.” Read more…

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