Ad campaigns are how models earn the big bucks. I believe it is also the genre which best depicts social norms. When you choose a model for your campaign, you pick a face that represents the brand and the demographic the brand is appealing to.
Models of color have often been under-represented in ad campaigns. Of course, certain brands, which market solely to what they label the "urban" market will have more "urban" models, and magazines from China or Japan will obviously feature many East Asian supermodels. But how often do you see models of color in high fashion label ads or cosmetic ads? Today, let's see which labels present a positive view of models of color in their ad campaigns.