Simone Girma

Simone Girma is an LA-based communications graduate working for NBC. She’s lived with vitiligo for ten years and has learned how to appreciate the story of her skin – something she aims to share with readers.

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How to Find Support in the Vitiligo Community

When I was first diagnosed with vitiligo, it long before Winnie Harlow graced the cover…

Book Giveaway: The Spotted Girl Who Empowered the World

An international model and actress with vitiligo, Iomikoe Johnson is used to advocating for the…

Balancing a Brand: The Coffeetographer on Life with Vitiligo

It was a warm sunny Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles, and all I wanted was…

17 Vitiligo Advocates Raising Awareness in 2019

At the forefront of vitiligo policy reform, community, and visibility in 2019? Activism. The art…

Meet the Entrepreneur Behind Litty Ligo, a Vitiligo Support Network

Sharon King was diagnosed with vitiligo at the age of twelve. As a dark-skinned girl…

What Dating with Vitiligo Taught Me about Self-Love

They say that you need to love yourself before you can love someone else. I…

How to Support Someone Living with Vitiligo

Living with vitiligo can be difficult. Trying to support someone living with vitiligo? That can…

5 Ways to Raise Awareness for Vitiligo on Instagram

Being part of the 1% of the population with vitiligo can feel lonely at times.…