Skip Beat!, Akuma to Love Song Recommendations
About a girl who went through adversity in her past and comes to change in their new situation. From here, these noble heroines do what they can to change themselves, inspire others, and pull these people into their "inner circle". Both Kyoko and Maria are very admirable to look up to and can be "pure" in their sense of feelings [also can be very straightforward & determined and happen to appeal to frills or fantasy]. They are without parents since early childhood, and are seen facing relentless bullying/torment, but eventually soften these people into friends (including the male leads, both whom first disdained [but not
Both the main female characters are sharp and seem 'dark' or 'devilish'. They both have secret cute, soft sides. The guys they fall for have dark hair (Ren and Meguro) and both are amazing. Plus the side characters are good too. Also, they are what I like to call as psychological shoujo mangas. Highly recommended!