"Sometimes we need to remind ourselves of the beauty we always have been. Just a reminder..." quotes Alyesha wise this video portrays self-love because it is saying that whatever skin complexion you are you should love yourself but in this case, she is mainly talking about dark-skinned adults and dark-skinned children she quote "like the best way to teach a dark child how to love themselves is to be walking example of a dark women who loves herself I am still walking my feet has not tired today " she also quotes " a fool will say your skin does not make you a god wel lmy belief in it certainly does" these quotes show self-love because she is loving who she is and her color despite what anyone says these video touches on these such as what people can actually see your out side, not inside apperances.
After reading Maya Angelou's inspiring poem " still I rise ' it focuses on how so many people can try to put you down and you still rise self-love is shown throughout this poem because it takes a lot of self-love to get put down by so many people and still go through with your plans and have faith in what you do and by doing all of that you are still be peaceful about the whole situation as she quotes " You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise." what this quote is saying is that all the people that put her down she will rise and that shows true self love
The video "India.Arie - I Am Not My Hair ft. Akon" touches on the things that you see on the out side such as hair length or hair texture or skin color, anybody features does not define who you are on the inside and it also talks about how you don't need to live up to anyone else expectations of what beautiful is his is a perfect example of self love because some of the lyrics displayed in the song are words strong powerful words that she is reminding herself that she is beautiful and that she is living for herself and no one else and depending on how she feels is how she will dress or wear her hair she is loving and appreciating herself throughout the song and saying that she is not nobodys else to tell her what she should be or hoe she should be "Hey (hey) I am not my hair I am not this skin I am not your expectations, no (hey) I am not my hair I am not this skin I am the soul that lives within" These are lyrics from the song I Am Not My Hair India.Arie and it is saying that I am not living for you and I am living for me and that is the true definition of self-love.