10 Totally Quotable Girls with Vitiligo
Girls with vitiligo are nothing short of inspiring – and these ten quotes prove it.
Almost once a day, I search Instagram for hashtags like #Vitiligo and #VitiligoNation to see what’s happening the vitiligo community. Lately, I’ve been encouraged by the flood of positive messages and confidence-building photos from girls with spots posting from around the world. Whether you’re looking for some Monday motivation for a new perspective on living with vitiligo, these girls have you covered.
Check out some of my favorite and “totally quotable” lines from Instagram:
“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?!” – @junoordzij
“Wear your tragedies as armor, not shackles.” – @beija_flor13
“Don’t be afraid to be yourself, we’re all in this together.” – @danielleknutson1
“After years of struggle, I now wear my own skin with confidence, my white spots are just part of my beauty.” – @lrighi
“Be comfortable being you.” – @breannerice
“How cool to always be a walking art masterpiece.” – @vitiligoqueen
“Who you are makes a difference. Stay true to yourself.” – @enamvigh
“They say your body is a canvas, I’m just painted differently.” – @nothingvodkacantfix
“I feel pretty in my own skin and would have it no other way!” – @sheebalin
“Every day is a fresh start, make it count.” – @alex.pettersson
What’s your message for the vitiligo community? Share it on Instagram and tag @livingdappled.
Erika Page is the Founder and Editor of Living Dappled. After getting vitiligo at the age of seven, she lost 100% of her pigment to the condition and today lives with universal vitiligo.