https://keyamsha.com/2018/06/08/miwmtg/ This is part seven of a ten part series of posts on myths about melanin. As number seven this myth shows how strange and out there these myths can be. It also shows how easy it is to debunk them, sometimes. There are claims being spread such as “Viagra is made from melanin” or…… Continue reading Melanin Myth #8: Viagra is made from melanin
https://keyamsha.com/2018/06/08/miwmtg/ This is part 5 of a ten part series on the myths surrounding melanin. This myth claims skin Melanin levels are related to sunlight. Are skin melanin levels really because of sunlight? Depends. If you look at the Fitzpatrick Scale it tells you everything you need to know. There are six different skin types…… Continue reading Melanin Myth #5: Melanin Is Related To Sunlight
https://keyamsha.com/2018/06/08/miwmtg/ This is part two in a ten part series on the myths being spread surrounding melanin. Melanin is worth more than gold silver platinum palladium rhodium and coltan combined!!! Apparently, the need to inject melanin motivates melanin thieves. Well okay. Technically, yes, you can take a hypodermic needle, fill it with melanin and inject…… Continue reading Melanin Myth #2: Melanin Injections
A graphic representation of melanin’s dollar value compared to gold, silver, platinum, palladium and coltan. The Oduno Scale was “gratefully” named for Tarik A. Oduno. He is so honored because, he had the presence of mind to ask us a question which led to the scale’s creation. While we were still gathering our awareness around…… Continue reading What is the Oduno Scale?
Before the March 13, 2011 airing of PBS’ 15 minute short film “White” there was no mention of melanin thieves harvesting melanin.