Why fitness model Ninu Galot has embraced her vitiligo


by LAUREN CODLING WHEN Eastern Eye met fitness model and entrepreneur Ninu Galot at a restaurant in west London last month, it seemed strange to think she once hid herself away from the world. Galot is bubbly, has an infectiously positive attitude and radiates with confidence – but at one point, her self-esteem was so low that she avoided seeing her friends. This was due to her battle with vitiligo. Vitiligo, a skin condition caused by a lack of melanin, a pigment in the skin, which means white patches can develop across the body, is something Galot has had since…

You do not have access to this content. You need to subscribe.