Ash Soto got diagnosed with vitiligo when she was twelve. Vitiligo is a rare skin condition which lose pigmentation cause patches on skin.
As vitiligo starts spreading, she then experience bullying.
“I’ve been called cow, I was once told I had Michael Jackson syndrome. How can an innocent girl trying to find herself take that?” Ash revealed to her Instagram followers.
“It took me a long time to share my true self. I decided to post when I felt like I was strong enough and mentally able to handle the reaction, which ever way I was meant to receive it.”
At her age 21 year old, Ash started to have a positive outlook. She started to embrace her appearance and documented the importance of self love on social media.