By Jessica Rach For Mailonline. A four-foot woman with dwarfism has overcome cruel bullies to carve out a budding career as an Instagram model. Finance trainee Fatima Timbo, 21, from London , was born with achondroplasia, a bone growth condition that causes people to be short in stature with a regular-sized torso and short limbs. After being bullied throughout high school, Fatima learned to embrace her condition and started modelling in , quickly growing her social media following to 4, But despite with her newfound confidence and appearing on dating show The Undateables, Fatima admits it's hard to find a genuine man - and has to fend off men with dwarf fetishes. Finance Trainee Fatima Timbo, 21, from London, was born with achondroplasia, a bone growth condition that causes disproportionate dwarfism.
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But the opportunity to have a new surname was certainly an attractive proposition. Williams has had trichotillomania, a condition that causes her to pull out her hair compulsively, since she was nine — and her original name was Balde. A year-old picture framer from Warwickshire, Williams believes that her trichotillomania was triggered by the stress of her mother leaving the family home. She would lie awake at night and tug out great handfuls of hair, before rolling it up into a ball and hiding it behind the bed. By her 30s, she was totally bald. There would be a horrible feeling in my chest. She wore wigs, but found them hot and uncomfortable. Then, when she turned 50, Williams decided: enough. She would be open with people about her condition and they could take her as they found her.
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