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11/05/2018 05:18 BST | Updated 11/05/2018 05:18 BST

Model Proves Blistered Skin Is Not A 'Flaw' In New Missguided Campaign

Maya Spencer-Berkeley is hoping her representation in a high-profile fashion campaign for Missguided will help increase awareness of epidermolysis bullosa.

A British model with the a condition that causes her skin to blister is hoping her representation in a high-profile fashion campaign for Missguided will help increase awareness of epidermolysis bullosa.

Maya Spencer-Berkeley has an inherited condition that causes the skin to become very fragile. It affects500,000 people globally.

"I think we are on the way to empowering women a lot more than we used to," she said. "Showing real women and not giving everyone the idea that there is just one way to be".

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Above, Maya Spencer-Berkeley