Live, enjoy and dare..... also with vitiligo!

Films, books and music

A selection of videos, books and music about vitiligo.


Dhe association by Paul.A. Monteiro (Chairman)

The Spotlight! the quarterly magazine of

What is vitiligo and how does it occur?

Vitiligo treatment

Medical camouflage

Review of members day 2022

World Vitiligo Day

Lucie (12) talks about her skin condition in the NOS Youth News. June 2019

Thilbault (11) talks about his skin disease in a documentary, Jeugdjournaal, October 2018.

Explanation about vitiligo in TV program Het Klokhuis and Ruben shows it. December 2017.

American Winnie Harlow explains how she made a career as a fashion model despite her vitiligo. July 2011.


Living with vitiligo
The causes, the consequences and what can be done about it
Informative reference work by Dr. Wietze van der Veen, pigment specialist, supplemented with interviews by Lucy Beker (journalist, has vitiligo herself and is a member of, with 10 experts, including Ruben (9).
PLEASE NOTE: this book is no longer available in stores. Only available as a welcome gift at the membership of the association 
Can also be requested from the library.
Publisher: Consultation Hour Home, 2014.
ISBN: 9789491549588
101 pages

A bear with spots  

Picture book to read to children from about 5 years old.
A brown bear has to suffer from spots up coat. He asks other animals for advice.

Snow White's Seven Patches
A Vitiligo Fairy Tale

English e-book, can be ordered on for 5.34 euros.
Special version of the fairy tale of Snow White, who in this story is not white, but has white spots. Written by Jewel Kats (1978-2016), a Canadian children's book author with a disability. Illustrations by Dan Goodfellow. For children from 6 years.

Publisher: Loving Healing Press, 2013.
40 pages


The American rapper Krizz Kaliko made An number about vitiligo.

Chorus (English)

What kind of life is that for a boy who looks like this?
Wanting to fit in this world, but it's just a wish
Pointing fingers, people whispering. Silhouette, of a lonely figure
Where can he go? Where can he hide?
Livin' inside, of his Vitiligo

Chorus (Dutch)

What kind of life does a boy have who looks like this?
He wants to be seen as normal.
That is are wish.
Pointing fingers, people whispering.
He is only.
Where can he go? Where can he hide?
While he 'lives' in are vitiligoO