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Girl turns her vitiligo into beautiful works of art following long struggle with low self-esteem
TUKO.CO.KE
-She struggled to understand what was wrong with her. Then one day she discovered the secret. Vitiligo is not a disease. It is a condition that causes the skin to develop discolored spots on various parts of the body. Kartiki Bhatnagar , from New Dehli ...


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We are all beautiful! Photographer with vitiligo captures beauty of the condition in stunning photos
TUKO.CO.KE
A photographer from Colorado, US who has vitiligo has showcased the beauty of those living with the skin disorder in a series of stunning photos. 27-year-old Jasmin Colgan has taken the photos as part of her project known as Tough Skin. Several ...


Metro

Photographer captures the faces of people with vitiligo to help her embrace her own skin
Metro
Those patches began to spread, Jasmine headed to the dermatologist, and it was confirmed that she had vitiligo. 'When I was studying my undergrad at the University of Colorado in Denver, my friend took a photograph of my hands,' Jasmine says. 'I couldn ...


Daily Mail

'We are ALL beautiful': Photographer with vitiligo highlights the unique beauty of the condition in a stunning ...
Daily Mail
A photographer living with vitiligo is showcasing the beauty of those living with the skin condition in a series of incredible pictures. The series of intimate shots capture people from all walks of life standing proudly with vitiligo. Among the close ...


Revelist (blog)

This 17-year-old turned her vitiligo into rainbow art after being bullied
Revelist (blog)
Bullies are terrible, even more so when you're a teenager. Kartiki Bhatnagar, a 17-year-old with vitiligo, has opened up about being bullied because of her skin, and how she chose to fight the bullies — with art.

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Hindustan Times

Body of art: This 17-year-old paints her vitiligo patches to battle stigma
Hindustan Times
As someone affected with vitiligo (white patches form on skin due to loss of melanin), Kartiki Bhatnagar (17), a 12th grade student at Delhi Public School, has a lot of experience dealing with taunts. Relatives would often ask her parents about her ...


PEOPLE.com

Woman Who Used to Be Bullied for Her Vitiligo Turns It Into Art: 'I Can Dispel Its Myths'
PEOPLE.com
Bhatnagar's school even pulled aside her classmates for a special meeting to reassure them that they couldn't catch any diseases from being around her. RELATED VIDEO: 10-Year-Old Girl with Vitiligo is Redefining Beauty on her Instagram Page ...


The Sun

Who is Winnie Harlow? Lewis Hamilton's rumoured girlfriend and model who's embraced vitiligo condition
The Sun
WINNIE Harlow is a Canadian fashion model who is known for embracing the skin condition vitiligo. She rose to fame on the US show America's Next Top Model and later hit headlines after being linked to Lewis Hamilton. But what else is there to know ...
Winnie Harlow lashes out and defends herself against allegations that the model 'fat shamed' a fellow passenger on ...OK! Magazine

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Daily News & Analysis

Victory over Vitiligo
Daily News & Analysis
"Vitiligo spots start out small, like the size of a coin, but grow very quickly, just in a matter of months," says 17-year-old Kartiki Bhatnagar, who is currently pursuing high school at Delhi Public School, Rohini. At the age of seven, white patches ...


The Quint

'Vitiligo Queen' Fights Bullies By Turning Her Body Into Art
The Quint
Her classmates bullied her when she developed white patches on her body, with some even refusing to touch her. Kartiki Bhatnagar, a 17-year-old school student from Pune, now inspires a lot of people with her message of body positivism.

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