Facts of Winnie Harlow
|Full Name||Winnie Harlow|
|Birth Name||Chantelle Brown-Young|
|Father Name||Windsor Young|
|Mother Name||Lisa Brown|
|Relation With||Wiz Khalif|
|Awards||Glamour Awards,Gala Spa Awards|
|Filmography||America's Next Top Model,Access Hollywood|
|Date of Birth||July 27,1994|
Winner of the Gala Spa Awards of 2015, Winnie Harlow is a Canadian born Jamaican model who suffers from the skin pigmentation condition, vitiligo. She is best known for winning the 6th place in 2014's America's Next Top Model.
Winnie Harlow's Experience with Vitiligo
She was diagnosed with the long-term skin condition vitiligo, where the skin loses its pigment, at the age of 4. As a child, her mother used to put makeup on her spots to camouflage them.
As a result, she was always a victim of bullying and humiliation in school and was called names like zebra, cow, and others. This harassment forced her to change schools constantly and eventually dropped out of school when she was 16. Due to the ever-increasing mortification, she also considered taking her own life.
Winnie posted a video on YouTube in 2011, titled Vitiligo: A Skin Condition, not a Life Changer, where she talked about her skin condition and answered questions regarding her life. She also spoke in a TED presentation in November 2014 and recalled the experience she had with vitiligo.
Winslow's Net Worth in 2019: $3 million
The Canadian model has collected a small fortune worth of $3 million from her modeling career.
According to some sources, a model in the United States receives an hourly wage of $15.18. Top models in the industry receive about $26.16 per hour which amounts to $54,403 per year.
The Society Management, modeling agency pays its models $77,772 yearly. She is also affiliated to Women Model Management who pays $725,048 yearly.
Winslow's Modeling Career
She is most known for being amongst the 14 finalists of the 21st circle of America's Next Top Model in 2014. By the end of the season, she secured a 6th position in the TV series. After her elimination, she modeled fro Desigual and was made their brand ambassador.
Winnie Harlow has been featured in Complex, Cosmopolitan in the Spanish and Italian editions of the Glamour magazine. Further, she has been on the cover of 2015's Ebony magazine. She also walk the ramps at Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in 2018.
The Canadian model can be found on Instagram under the username @winnieharlow where she over 7 million followers. From her modeling career on Instagram, she earns somewhere between $14,015 - $23,358 for every post on the platform.
She was born as Chantelle Brown-Young on 27th July 1994 in Toronto, Ontario in Canada as the daughter of father Windsor Young and mother Lisa Brown.
Winnie has two sisters, one of whose name is Christina Harlow. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is Jamaican.
The 25-year-old model is currently dating rapper Wiz Khalifa. They were publicly seen at 2018's Victoria Secret Fashion Show. She has also dated Formula 1 racer Lewis Hamilton and was once seen dinning with Mariah Carey's husband Nick Cannon in September 2015.