Karen Ruffin

Karen Ruffin is a writer and interior decorator in Atlanta, GA. She has had non-segmental vitiligo for 47 years, starting when she was 7. As a contributor to Living Dappled, she shares her journey and perspective on how to live well with vitiligo.

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6 Options to Consider After a Vitiligo Diagnosis

Recently diagnosed with vitiligo? You’re not alone. Although vitiligo is considered a rare disease because…

woman with vitiligo
How to Find the Right Dermatologist for Vitiligo Treatment

When I was growing up, there were few dermatologists who treated vitiligo. In fact, most…

How to Make Peace With Your Skin, Inside and Out

My vitiligo is everywhere. Everyone can see it. Though I can camouflage some of it…