30 November 2011

An acne sufferer has become an internet sensation after she uploaded a video of herself applying makeup which completely masks her skin condition. The woman, known only by her first name Cassandra, suffers from cystic acne the most severe and painful form of skin acne and, like many women, uses makeup to give her self-confidence. While the miracle cover up is no doubt impressive, it is the courage that it must have taken for Cassandra to bear her naked skin to the world, via video network YouTube, which has impressed viewers. The video has received more than 100 comments from people across the world and has clearly struck a chord with others suffering with the skin condition.