“Charlene, your skin, there’s so many dots! If you connect it, it's like the interstellar galaxy.”
My life was full of dots ever since I was young. But as I got older, I started my career as a freelance financial planner – that’s when my skin condition really began to flare-up. My skin began to relapse every couple of months for almost two years, and I felt like I had lost control. What started as small patches as a child spiraled into years of doctors’ appointments, creams, pills and a muddle of emotions.