Meet these rare and gorgeous twins from Brazil.
They are quickly becoming famous due to their exotic albino looks, which have caught the attention of world-wide famous photographers, such as Vinicius Terranova, who cast them for a project called Flores Raras (Rare Flowers).
They have also posed for brands such as Nike, and magazines, like Bazaar Kids. The 11-year-old twins Lara and Mara Bawar, who live in São Paulo, Brazil, have the rare albinism condition, where melanin production is halted by the body, affecting around 1 in 17,000 people worldwide.
Besides their own contracts, they have also done some interesting model shoots with their beautiful older sister, Sheila, whose perfect raven-colored skin has landed her some modelling jobs. The images speak for themselves. This trio is definitely impacting! The even have their own Instagram account, which boasts around 5,000 followers.
“They are incredibly beautiful and talented and that’s why I wanted to work with them. They are self-confident, intelligent and work very well. A beauty that is not that uncommon but rather rarely perceived while out there every day, ready to be noticed and given its deserved spotlight. A plea to the power of diversity, it represents the encounter of their sublime beauty,” Terranova has said of the girls. Lara feels “albinism is pretty, we love our hair, eye color and skin tone…
We also love to read the beautiful comments on our pictures.” On her part, her sister Mara comments that “growing up like this was amazing, we love being different and are happy with our unique beauty.
This is definitely confidence in one’s self, kudos to them! Albino in many parts of the world suffer from persecution and even death. These other sisters luckily managed to have asylum granted.