Accidents happen, unfortunately, they can`t be avoided.
No matter how many
precautions are taken, something will go wrong at some point.
However, we must overcome them, regardless of the consequences that we`ll have to carry.
Shalom Nchom learned this at a very young age... her life story is amazing.
Shalom was living in Nigeria when it happened. She was only 9 years old. The girl was cooking for her brothers when slipped and poured boiling oil on her face.
The scars are
strong, even when she received the help at the right time. This is one of those
reasons why children shouldn`t be alone in the kitchen.
Shalom would later move to the United States, where she had to experience the cruelties of the school system. Being an immigrant of color and with this scar, her life as a girl wasn`t easy. In any place, people simply called her "the ugly one".
Shalom had no way to escape from that hell, but education was a great opportunity, so she had to face that challenge.
Step by step she was growing and realized that this life situation should only make her stronger and wiser.
The girl learned
that beauty goes from inside and that the value that matters most is that we
Shalom managed to ease
her pain somewhat with makeup, of which she has become a true teacher.
In her Instagram
account, she shares her story and witness. The photos of the girl`s makeup
tutorials are incredible. It is hard to believe that it is the same person who
is talking about in the video.
Shalom has incredible results and her perseverance has led her to be where she is. Today, many cosmetics brands sponsor her makeup art.
dedicated herself to learning cosmetology to help women who, like her, want to
show how beautiful they are on the inside.