Raw Stories - the0nlyariana

Posted By Raw Sugar on November 23, 2020

Sharing Raw Stories is a way for us to connect, acknowledge the beauty, strength and perseverance involved in every journey. We hope these stories enlighten, inspire and encourage you as you walk your own path and help you to know that you are never alone.

What is your Raw Story?

Living with Epidermolysis Bullosa, or better known as EB has brought to me scars that affected the way people treated me. It affected the way I felt coming back home from a day out, feeling like I’d never be able to fit in. My skin is as fragile as a butterfly wing, I can easily tear my skin with the slightest touch. My skin blisters everyday due to the lack of collagen 7 that holds the two layers of skin together. Because of the seriousness of this condition, most of my body is wrapped in bandages. Scars and bandages have been part of my daily life and although it’s gotten me into the darkest mindset, it’s now motivated me to speak out and let the future generations know that it’s okay to look “different” amongst societies norms of what’s beautiful and what “is not.” It is important to break the beauty standards by sharing our truth. By portraying scars and physical differences as something powerful and beautiful. Our unique bodies are not something to be ashamed of but rather proud of as they have brought us to where we are now.

the0nlyariana

← Older Post Newer Post →

DISCLAIMER:

All content provided on Raw Thoughts is for informational purposes only. Raw Sugar, LLC (Raw Sugar) makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site externally. Raw Sugar is not to be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information; nor will be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

Any opinions, comments, recommendations, or advice that is contained within Raw Thoughts Blog Posts does not in any way directly or indirectly represent the opinions, views, beliefs, or intentions of Raw Sugar. Furthermore, Raw Sugar is not responsible for the accuracy, or otherwise, of any of the information posted by guest bloggers, partners, influencer community, etc.. Raw Thoughts’ readers should carry out their own research and investigations regarding any posted blog content. Raw Sugar, specifically, excludes any liability in tort and contract for any loss or damage suffered by any reader who relies upon statements made in Raw Thoughts posts.

Give us a follow

@rawsugarliving