Parents

For the parents of our dappled darlings.

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How Becoming a Mom Helped One Woman Accept Her Vitiligo

After getting vitiligo at the age of 26, Leah Antonio struggled for years, hiding her…

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6 Moments Most Parents with Vitiligo Experience

Vitiligo was always your personal journey – until you became a parent. Now that you…

“You Can Do Hard Things” – How My Mom Taught Me to Live with Vitiligo

As I sat writing a note to my mom for Mother’s Day, I couldn’t help…

10 Psychologist-Recommended Ways to Help a Child Struggling with Vitiligo

If your child is struggling with vitiligo, they aren’t alone. Vitiligo can be associated with…

Why It’s Okay to Struggle as the Parent of a Child with Vitiligo

I worry about my daughter and her vitiligo – all the time. So as I…

Dear Moms of Kids with Vitiligo – You Need to Hear This

Often as moms we are hard on ourselves and hard on each other. So today,…

The Power of Role Play in Helping Children with Vitiligo Deal with Bullying

Are you a tomato? No, and it’s easy to see how silly someone calling you…

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Experts Talk: How Journaling Can Benefit Your Child with Vitiligo

As the mother of a child with vitiligo, I know first-hand the value of journaling…

From Drama to Discussion: How Journaling Helped My Child with Vitiligo

I have an 8-year-old daughter with a big imagination who loves art, animals and playing…