Stacey Clarkin’s body is covered in scars from a chronic condition, yet she refuses to let them define her. Catherine Scott meets the inspirational mum,But since the age of 14, Stacey has been battling a debilitating condition which means her body is a mass of scars.
“I have had 16 operations to including a skin graft. As a result I have massive scars on my chest, thighs, groin and buttocks,” says the mother-of-one from Methley, Leeds. But Stacey refuses to let her disfigurement define her and next week when she and Lottie go on holiday to Ibiza she will be wearing a bikini.Patient Stories