Woman with rare genetic condition silences critics, becomes model

March 13, 2015 3:53 PM

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Woman with rare genetic condition silences critics, becomes model

A 26-year-old woman, whose rare genetic condition caused her to be tormented so badly that she felt suicidal, has silenced her critics and become a model.

Melanie Gaydos, who has ectodermal dysplasia which prevented her hair, teeth and skin from developing properly, launched her career four years ago after moving to New York City, the Daily Express reported.

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