Tracy Muasa
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Vitiligo: What it takes to mask up our scars

Tracy Muasa during an interview on February 7 at Nation Centre in Nairobi. She has been living with vitiligo since 2011.

Photo credit: Billy Ogada | Nation

What you need to know:

  • The prevalence of depression, coping, stigma and quality of life was more pronounced in women with vitiligo as compared to men.
  • Although incurable, treatment exists but depends on the area affected.