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The First Plastic Women To Walk The Ramp Is An Inspiration To Everyone 

Courage and determination can work miracles. People from #acid attacks are capable of giving beauty tutorials and that is possible only because they have the faith that they can. There are many struggles and stumbling blocks in our way and at times it is likely to beat us down in the worst manners possible. But should that keep us from getting where we want to? Not necessarily. In fact, not at all. Here is the incredible story of Karen Crespo that will only re-establish your faith in this thought. 

The First Plastic Women To Walk The Ramp Is An Inspiration To Everyone 

The First Plastic Women To Walk The Ramp Is An Inspiration To Everyone 

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In 2011, Karen Crespo suffered a severe form of bacterial meningitis called meningoccernia

In 2011, Karen Crespo suffered a severe form of bacterial meningitis called meningoccernia

The blood infection took over her body and she had to be operated for it.

The blood infection took over her body and she had to be operated for it.

When she opened her eyes after 15 days of coma, both her hands and legs had been amputated.

When she opened her eyes after 15 days of coma, both her hands and legs had been amputated.

She was released after staying in the ICU for five months and had to move in with her mother.

She was released after staying in the ICU for five months and had to move in with her mother.

But she showed courage and fought with the mental as well as emotional setbacks really well.

But she showed courage and fought with the mental as well as emotional setbacks really well.

Then she discovered fashion designer Carrie Hammer's "Role Models, Not Runway Models" campaign featuring the first-ever model in a wheelchair

Then she discovered fashion designer Carrie Hammer’s “Role Models, Not Runway Models” campaign featuring the first-ever model in a wheelchair

She then emailed Hammer saying that the designer inspired her.

She then emailed Hammer saying that the designer inspired her.

In a reply, Hammer invited Karen to be one of her role models of the NY Fashion Week.

In a reply, Hammer invited Karen to be one of her role models of the NY Fashion Week.

And so came the moment.

And so came the moment.

Karen indeed walked the ramp.

Karen indeed walked the ramp.

Here is the original video of it posted by Carrie Hammer.

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