Real Talk

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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…

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…

How Exercise Taught Me Self-Love as a Woman with Vitiligo

Exercise? Let’s just say that for most of my life, I’ve had a love-hate relationship…

Dear World: Here’s What It’s Like to Be Stared At

Embarrassed. Uncomfortable. Exhausted. Alienated. Damaged. Annoyed. Ugly. These were just a few of the words…

I Thought I Had Never Been Bullied Because of My Vitiligo – I Was Wrong

“You would be so much prettier if you didn’t have vitiligo. You should hide the…

7 Ways to Rethink Confidence as Someone Living with Vitiligo

Confidence. I have a love-hate relationship with this word. I love the idea of confidence…

Why Summer Can Be Difficult for Those with Vitiligo (An Open Letter)

To the mothers, fathers, siblings, husbands, besties, aunts and uncles, coworkers and friends of those…

“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…

What Sarah Herron Taught Me About Confidence – And Vitiligo

This April, I found myself walking down the streets of NYC to meet twenty-some other…