April Star is a 10-year-old model. instagram.com In case you were wondering, her favorite food is pizza because "it’s the best food ever invented." Amen to that, sister🍕! It's also very important to know that her favorite animal is the polar bear—after her dog Princess, of course. instagram.com When Star was six years old, she was diagnosed with the skin condition vitiligo. instagram.com Vitiligo "causes the loss of skin color in blotches," according to Mayo Clinic, and it "occurs when the cells that produce melanin die or stop functioning." Her mom tells BuzzFeed Life that as Star's skin started to change, kids at school would make fun of her and she was really sad all of the time. instagram.com Advertisement But with role models like her mom, big sister, and model Winnie Harlow, who also has vitiligo, Star learned to embrace her skin and its "love spots." View this photo on Instagram instagram.com Winnie Harlow actually surprised April on an episode of The Real. The gorgeous 10-year-old tells BuzzFeed Life that if she could redefine beauty to the world, it would be about personality and being generous to others. instagram.com She also says that confidence is "being yourself and never being afraid of showing anyone the real you." instagram.com Star has already been making some model moves, like this campaign for the cool online kids store Love My Alannah. CreativeSoul Photography Follow @lovemyalannah on Instagram. And she's going to be in an upcoming issue of Essence magazine, too! CreativeSoul Photography Shine on, Ms. Star🌟 instagram.com Share On facebook Share On facebook Share On vk Share On vk Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On lineapp Share On lineapp Share On twitter Share On twitter Share On email Share On email Share On sms Share On sms Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp Share On more Share On more Share On tumblr Share On tumblr Share On link Share On link Share On copy Share On copy Omg It's Prime Day!