Real Talk

Let be real – living with vitiligo isn’t always easy. Here’s where we have those raw conversations, together.

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What Not to Say to Someone With Vitiligo

If the title of this article drew you in, then chances are that someone you…

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Why You Should Share Your Story When You Live with Vitiligo

Living with vitiligo is a surreal experience. It’s hard to imagine that you might lose…

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The Psychological Impact of Vitiligo

Medically reviewed by Dr. Anna-Lisa Stonehill, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at OC Health Care Agency. …

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What It’s Like to Live with Vitiligo Around the World

Over the past decade, acceptance and visibility for vitiligo have continued to grow – and…

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Why Community Matters When You Live with Vitiligo

I got vitiligo when I was just seven years old. At first, the white spots…

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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…

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How I Found the Courage to Stop Covering My Vitiligo

Four years ago, a woman with vitiligo on Instagram dared me to take off my…

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How Working for a Billion Dollar Beauty Brand Boosted My Confidence with Vitiligo

As I put on pink jumpsuit for my first day of work at Glossier’s Boston…

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5 Lies to Stop Telling Yourself if You Live with Vitiligo

I spent the first half of my life telling myself lies: I’m ugly, I’ll never…