Winnie Harlow is a Jamaican model who has rise to fame although she is suffering from a chronic disease, Vitiligo. She firmly believes that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. If this were not true, then she would not have been working in the fashion industry. Winnie is a courageous woman who has been encouraging people with skin disease to pursue their dream.
Winnie has proved that the weakness can be turned into strengths. Surprisingly, she is the most wanted model in the showcase industry. Today we are going to reveal this model’s age, height, career, net worth, and many more. Let’s start with some quick facts;
Who is Winnie Harlow? (Wiki-Bio, Parents, Siblings)
Winnie Harlow is a Canadian Supermodel who has been inspiring people suffering from Vitiligo. This diva was born as Chantelle Brown-Young in 1994 on July 27th. She grew along with her father, Windsor Young, and mother, Lisa Brown.
This beautiful model spent her childhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with her two sisters. The Canadian model holds the nationality of Canada and belongs to Black ethnicity.
How old is Winnie Harlow? (Age, Height, and Body Measurement)
The 24 years old model has the star sign of Leo. The black hair with dark brown eyes is a fantastic feature of Winnie, which makes her fans jealous. The white model goes to the gym for workouts and yoga to have the perfect measurement for Victoria’s Secret’s Model.
With the help of training, she has been able to get the perfect measurement of bust-waist-hips as 33-24-35 inches. She stands tall at the height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs about 55 kg.
Moreover, Harlow prefers a dress size of 6 (US) or 36 (EU) and a shoe size of 8.5 (US) or 39 (EU) or 6 (UK). Her bra size is 38 B US or 85 B EU.
What happened to her body? Is it (Vitiligo) Curable?
Many of the fans might be wondering about the white spots on her body. This charming model got diagnosed with Vitiligo at the age of four. As a result, she had a very rough childhood. She consistently went through bully and was called panda, zebra, and many names by her fellow mates. Winnie even dropped out of high school because of all the trauma and had suicidal thoughts as well.
Talking about her disease, Vitiligo comes with depigmentation of some parts of the skin. Some even have their skin hairs turn white, especially the areas exposed to the sun. Both males and females can suffer from this disease before the age of 20 or 40. It is a rare disease that happens to 1% of the population.
Winnie is not the only celebrity suffering from this disease. Some of the superstars include Michael Jackson, Jon Hamm, Thomas Lennon, Steve Martin, Rasheed Wallace, and many more.
The showcase industry has been a platform where age, race, religion, and gender doesn’t matter at all. What matters is talent, passion, and determination. Winnie is a whole package of it.
Thanks to Tyra Banks, who discovered her on Instagram. The famous diva Tyra invited Winnie in her 21st edition of America’s Next Top Model. Through this competition, she gathered a lot of attention from the luxurious brand all across the world.
As soon as the show ended, she was hired by a Spanish clothing brand Desigual. Later she worked with the popular brands Ashish in 2015 London Fashion Week. Winnie has face feature for Glamour, Vogue Italia, Ebony magazine, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, and many more.
In 2019, Winnie Harlow was collaborating with the heart of the fashion industry, Kim Kardashian, called the KKW X WINNIE collection. This collection will feature a 12-pan eyeshadow palette, a highlighter duo, and three lip glosses. The line will be launching on kkwbeauty.com on Friday, September 13, at 12 pm PST.
Fun Fact: Kim Kardashian is a huge fan of Winnie Harlow and respects her very much. The supermodel thinks that Winnie is the definition of true beauty.
Who is Winnie dating? Does she have a Boyfriend?
Yes, this diva is not single. She was on July 20, 2018, with the famous rapper Wiz Khalifa. The lovey-dovey couple confirmed their affair in August after the fan pressure on social media. Wiz also wore a nameplate necklace with the name “Winnie” at the concerts in Atlanta.
Moreover, Wiz is an actor, singer, rapper, and a fabulous songwriter. Since then, the duo has been spending a lot of time together. This rapper was previously married to Amber Rose and gave birth to son Sebastian. Amber wishes this couple all the best and describes Winnie as a “f**king sweetheart” as they have met before.
With so many contracts on the hand from the past few years, she has amassed a lot of fortune. According to sources, this Winnie the pooh sits on a net worth of $3 million. Also, she doesn’t have any pets and is wishing to get one soon.
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