7 albino models (and models) who have conquered the world of fashion
It seems that, after years of tradition, fashion is veering towards new horizons: it is not uncommon, in fact, to come across models that once we would have defined "atypical". Too soft shapes, unconventional colors, faces that do not exactly correspond to the ideals of canonical beauty.
Those with albinism are certainly among them, for years they have been victims of persecution and mockery but now, finally, they can have their own revenge.
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Vichy wanted Thando Hopa as a testimonial for solar products. In fact, albino people have incredibly sensitive skin and the risk of cancer is very, very high!
In 1997 she gave birth to 7 twins: here they are on their 19th birthday
© Vichy Thando Hopa for Vichy
Refilwe Modiselle is famous for being the first albino model to have walked the South African catwalks!
© Facebook Refilwe Modiselle / Tereza Cervinkova Refilwe Modiselle
Stephen Thompson was chosen as the face of Givenchy's spring-summer 2011 collection. Its charm has conquered everyone!
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Connie Chiu was born in Hong Kong in 1969 and began her career at the age of 25 working for a certain ... Jean-Paul Gaultier!
Model and DJ, too Jewell Jeffrey has conquered Jean-Paul Gaultier!
180cm of beauty, Diandra Forrest is one of the most requested supermodels!
© Getty Diandra Forrest
Sanele Junior Xaba