Taja V. Simpson shares the empowering story of the impact of colorism in her life and how her beauty line is giving space for others to feel beautiful.

Taja V. Simpson is a 3x best actress winner, founder, and CEO of The Working Actors Academy, and the cosmetic genius behind the Taja V. Simpson Collection. You know her as the alluring Priscilla Owns in Tyler Perry’s The Oval, but behind the scenes is her story about growing up with colorism. Taja explains how landing her role with Tyler Perry allowed her to take care of her family’s needs while also living the life she had always imagined for herself. Taja also discusses how she overcame racial prejudice by later learning how-to-love-in gratitude, which influenced the birth of her beliefs about herself and her work.


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