What is vitiligo?
Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is an unpredictable, generally progressive skin disease, which results in a loss of inherited skin color over the lifetime of the person. Vitiligo is a non-lethal, non-contagious disease and it does not cause any organic harm, but it has a devastating effec...MORE
Look at famous people who have vitiligo, such as Michael Jackson, Doc Hammer or Hollie Mary Combs. You see them in magazines, television, movies, clubs, churches: Lee Thomas, 4x Emmy Award Nominee. He is currently a weekday morning show anchor and entertainment "guru" at WJBK...MORE
World Vitiligo Day is an annual day specially dedicated to people with vitiligo. Conceived by patients for patients, World Vitiligo Day is a truly global event that aims to increase awareness of vitiligo and raise funds needed for research and education. The idea of a World Vitiligo Day wa...MORE
WORLD VITILIGO DAY COMING TO DETROIT In conjunction with the Henry For Hospital and the Southeast Michigan Vitiligo Support group, World Vitiligo Day is coming to Detroit this year, with a press conference, walkathon, free skin checkups and information centres aroud the city. Read ...MORE
Personal stories from people with vitiligo, and their family members. Please feel free to share your stories and your support. We are all here to helpone another.MORE
Beautiful Vitiligo FacesMORE
Vitiligo affects close to 100 million people worldwide, yet there is no cure in sight.MORE
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