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This Model With Vitiligo Is The Face Of Two Major Fashion Campaigns

"I loved myself. And with that, opportunities start to fall into my lap. And I thank God for all of them. Try loving yourself."

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Winnie Harlow is a 19-year-old model with the skin condition vitiligo.

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Her real name is Chantelle Brown-Young, and she also goes by Chantelle Winnie.

This week it was revealed that she will be the face of Spanish brand Desigual's Spring/Summer campaign "Say Something Nice."

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She will also be the label's official brand ambassador.

Harlow developed the condition, an autoimmune disease which causes a lack of melanin in the skin, when she was around three years old.

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She told her Instagram followers, "I wish I could ensure that little girl that things would get better, and everything would work out."

Harlow has said "It was really hard growing up" as she was bullied as a child and called names such as "zebra" and "cow".

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Speaking to People she said "Growing up, it was a 'fake it 'til you make it' type of thing. I just decided, 'You know what? I'm going to keep telling myself I'm beautiful until I feel beautiful.' And it happened."

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Last year she caught the attention of Tyra Banks on Instagram and appeared in America's Next Top Model.

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And now they are total besties.

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"The fact that she wanted me so badly for her show will stick with me for the rest of my life."

Just keep being you Winnie.

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