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Boy With Vitiligo Finds A Buddy In Dog With Same Condition

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.22.2017 | Parents

An 8-year-old boy, Carter Blanchard of Searcy, Arkansas, who has the skin condition vitiligo isn’t feeling so alone since meeting a dog halfway acro...

This Woman Turns Her Vitiligo Into Stunning Body Art

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 03.15.2017 | Style

Our newest self-love hero serves as proof that our bodies truly are works of art. Ash Soto has vitiligo, a skin condition that causes a loss of pigme...

8 Looks That Made Winnie Harlow Our New Style Icon

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 09.20.2016 | Style

Winnie Harlow is no stranger to the spotlight, from her many fashion campaigns to her cameo in that small visual album “Lemonade.” Her success as ...

I Have Vitiligo. Here's What It's Like to Live With This Rare Skin Condition | Posted 08.15.2016 | Healthy Living

By Chelsey Hamilton Have you heard of vitiligo? I hadn't either, before I was diagnosed with it at age 17. I was on a beach trip when I first notice...

These People With Vitiligo Remind Us That What Describes Us Doesn't Define Us

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 02.01.2016 | Style

Cruel stares and negative comments aren't always easy to ignore, even for those with extremely thick skin. Just imagine how much harder it is to cope ...

This Inspiring 10-Year-Old Will Put A Smile On Your Face

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.11.2015 | Style

If you've haven't already fallen in love with April Star, here's yet another chance. The 10-year-old model, who was diagnosed with vitiligo at age 6, ...

Model Winnie Harlow Says Fan Tributes Are Not Blackface

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.24.2015 | Black Voices

Model Winnie Harlow took to Instagram over the weekend to speak out about a blackface controversy regarding her fans. Harlow, whose real name is Chan...

All of the Lights: Vitiligo in Black and White

Cece Jones-Davis | Posted 06.22.2015 | Black Voices
Cece Jones-Davis

In May 2009, while doing my hair in the bathroom mirror, I noticed a dime-sized white spot on my elbow. I studied it for some time, moving my arm at d...

WATCH: This Woman With Vitiligo Reminds Us Of What 'Beautiful' Really Means

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.13.2014 | Style

The next time you feel reluctant about facing the world sans makeup, or nervous about revealing your "imperfections" to those around you, we hope you'...

Warning: This Woman's Vitiligo Story Will Make You Cry

BellaSugar | Jessica Cruel | Posted 03.13.2014 | Style

Sometimes we forget how much bearing the way we look on the outside has on how we feel about ourselves on the inside or even how other people treat us...

What It's Like Living With A Chronic Skin Condition

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 09.23.2013 | Teen
Alexis Jane Torre

There are some mornings where I just wake up wishing to have evenly tanned skin, no longer dealing with stares or questions about why I have spots on my legs. I'll even admit that I still have the rare temptation to try self-tanner or skin makeup yet again to try to cover up my splotches.

Pretty Is Just a Word

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 08.22.2012 | Teen
Alexis Jane Torre

Two years ago, I finally decided to stop hiding my skin disease with jeans and cover-up. I stopped using makeup to disguise my vitiligo and just accepted my body the way that it was.

Camouflage Your Skin Imperfections

Svetlana Feller | Posted 11.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Svetlana Feller

Here are my professional tips on using all-natural spray tanning and self-tanning bronzers to quickly and effectively camouflage skin imperfections and skin disorders, making you feel more beautiful and confident in your skin and yourself.

Does Prince Michael Jackson Also Have Vitiligo?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Michael Jackson's kids were photographed on the beach during a recent trip to Hawaii and his 13-year-old son Prince Michael I appears to have white pa...

Michael, I Apologize

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

As the public, we only got to see one side of you as portrayed by the paparazzi. But as so many friends expressed at your memorial, there was a private, shy, caring, deep soul residing within you.

The Queerness of Michael Jackson

Irene Monroe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Irene Monroe

Clearly Sharpton's statement hinted at the racism Michael Jackson endured in the music industry. But he totally ignored, as many have, the issues of gender and sexuality that clearly impacted the star.

The Real Reason for Michael Jackson's Death? His Secret Fatal Illness

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

Maybe it wasn't just the stress of the child molestation charges and trials that forced him to put his performance career on hold. Maybe, he was simply unwilling to share his medical problems with the public.

Reporter Battles Disorder Turning Him White

USA Today | Corey Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Lee Thomas' skin is betraying him. His once brown, even complexion is now mottled with pale patches around his eyes and mouth, along his nose and on ...