In an effort to alter her ethnicity, the former model says she has altered her skin tone to make herself darker using melanotan-II injections, an illegal drug that poses harmful risks to your liver and kidneys.

Melanotan-II, sometimes referred to as the “Barbie drug,” has been responsible for multiple deaths and a higher risk of potential moles and lesions turning into skin cancer. Users of the drug purchase vials on the internet and inject the drug daily over the course of several weeks in order to produce a change in skin color.