I don’t know about anyone else who has Ichthyosis who has been bullied as a child for their appearance, but I am triggered when people make comments about my skin. You know what is even more difficult to deal with though? Guess. When kids say similar things to you that the bullies said to you […]Read more "Triggered"
It is the last day of Ichthyosis Awareness Month and I would like to share my experience. Some of you know about it, some of you don’t but this is a very brutally-honest reflection of my experience as someone with a visible genetic disorder. Just to warn you, I swear a little bit in this […]Read more "Rainbows"
Hello everyone! 🙂 It has been almost 2 weeks since my last entry and now I finally have some time and decided on what I wanted to write about. This particular post was inspired by something someone said to me yesterday regarding my skin. So as many of you in the Ichthyosis community have experienced, strangers […]Read more "What did you say?"
Hello again! So… Tattoos! Everyone has their own viewpoint as far as tattoos go and my parents raised me to never get a tattoo, but I have always had the desire to have tattoos. When I was younger (let’s be honest, sometimes even now), I would draw on myself to see what a certain tattoo […]Read more "Ichthyosis+Tattoos= Works for Me!"
Hi everyone! 🙂 I am new to this blogging thing, but I decided to start one because I have been asked a few times how I take care of my Ichthyosis and thought it might be helpful to write a blog about my journey pertaining specifically to how Ichthyosis affects my life and just life […]Read more "First Blog- My Ichthyosis Routine"