Harlow was discovered by America’s Next Top Model host Tyra Banks on Instagram, Despite suffering a skin condition called vitiligo, Winnie Harlow, 23, is never shy to flaunt her body.
The Canadian fashion model took to Instagram to show off her impressive physique in a striped Dior bikini thong as she enjoyed a stroll on a Miami beach.
Winnie also posted photos of herself in other swimwear including striped bottoms as she posed in a cropped T-shirt.
In 2017, she was rumored to be in a relationship with Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton.
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Winnie Harlow was born Chantelle Brown-Young on July 27, 1994 in Toronto, Ontario, the daughter of Lisa Brown and Windsor Young. She is of Jamaican ancestry and has two sisters.
She was diagnosed with the chronic skin condition, characterized by depigmentation of portions of the skin, at the age of four. Harlow was a victim of bullying by other children and was reportedly called a “cow, zebra, and all manner of other disparaging slurs” throughout her childhood.
The verbal harassment led to her changing schools numerous times and dropping out of high school, after which she contemplated committing suicide.
Winnie Harlow is a Canadian fashion model, spokesperson, and activist. She gained prominence as a contestant on the twenty-first cycle of the U.S. television series America’s Next Top Model while having a prominent form of the skin condition vitiligo.
Harlow was discovered by America’s Next Top Model host Tyra Banks on Instagram, and subsequently became one of the fourteen finalists of the twenty-first cycle in 2014. She was the first and only Canadian ever cast on ANTM.
She was eliminated in the second week of the finals, and participated in a separate competition called the “comeback series”, where she continued to participate in the cycle’s photo shoots along with the other eliminated contestants in an effort to return to the competition.