Accept yourself as you are: this is LeAnn Rimes’ leitmotif. The thirty-eight-year-old American singer, well known for her country style, exposed herself naked on Instagram in order to send an inspiring message to her followers. On the two pictures she decided to post on the social network, we discover her spotted body. She has psoriasis, an inflammatory skin disease, as she explains in the post that accompanies the photos. This is an excerpt from the article she wrote on the subject in the columns of the American version of Glamor.
“Music was a real gift to me, and the reason I’m here. But I want to talk about these other parts of me. I want to speak up and shine a light on what other people are going through. now is the time for me to be honest about what psoriasis is and what it looks like, ”she wrote.
LeAnn Rimes suffered greatly from this difference. Doctors put a name to the disease at the age of two, and then by the age of six about 80% of her body was “covered in painful red spots.” “Everything except my hands, my feet and my face,” she explains.
LeAnn Rimes: “I needed this”
It was on the occasion of World Psoriasis Day that LeAnn Rimes wanted to share her story. By revealing her body as it is, the interpreter of Can’t fight the moonlight feels “relieved”. “I needed this,” she admits. In her essay, actor Eddie Cibrian’s companion reveals that she has long had the impression of “having” to cover up her illness. LeAnn Rimes is not the first to openly discuss her psoriasis. Before her, Kim Kardashian or even Cara Delevingne and Britney Spears.
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