Coronation Street has confirmed that next week, Amy Barlow (Elle Mulvaney) will discover that Asha Alahan (Tanisha Gorey) has been secretly using creams to lighten her skin. The youngster has been experiencing self confidence issues with her image and appearance and started ordering bleaching creams online in an attempt to make her skin lighter.
She has been made to believe that having lighter skin will bring her more opportunities and more attention from boys at school. The unsafe creams have been reacting badly with her skin and next week, she is horrified when Amy signs her up for auditions for the school musical.
With the last thing she wants right now being to be thrust into the spotlight, Asha is less than happy but before long, the two girls are practising for the audition. But when Amy spots blood seeping through Ashas shirt, it leads to her making the discovery that all is not well.
Captions accompanying new images released by ITV reveal: Dev is confused when Asha tells him that she doesnt want to audition for the school musical any more. Will Dev get to the bottom of whats brought about this change of tune?
Later, Amy calls round to talk to her friend but is puzzled by Ashas baggy clothes. Especially when she spots blood seeping through the sleeve of Ashas top! What is going on?
Will Asha choose to open up to Amy about what she has been doing and why? And will Amy keep her secret – or confide in Dev?
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