Nyakim Gatwech, a Minnesota-based Sudanese model has been breaking boundaries with her charcoal dark skin.
She looked stunning in a red gown which dazzled against her skin at the 2018 Emmy Awards red carpet.
Nyakim Gatwech is a South Sudanese-born model, and she’s popularly called “The Queen of Dark” because of how she models in her unique skin color. She took to her Instagram page to talk about beauty.
Gatwech was born in Sudan and migrated to the US with the rest of her family while in middle school. Originally settling in Buffalo, New York, she later moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota. She considered a modelling career after taking part in a fashion show at St. Cloud State University. She has appeared in promotional posters for the 2017.
In an age where people are going after skin brightening and whitening creams, this South Sudanese model is embracing her dark complexion with pride. Her moonshine dark skin earned her the nickname ‘Queen of Dark’ and it just goes to prove that beauty comes in all shades.
Twenty-four-year-old Nyakim Gatwech is as strong as she is beautiful. Along with her gorgeous photos, which she shares with her 89,000-plus followers on Instagram, she also sends out inspirational messages, especially to women who are struggling to be comfortable in their own skin.