The 20-year-old model suffers with the tick borne infection, and spoke out about her revel in as she become being venerated at the global Lyme Alliance gala in the big apple on Thursday night (10.14.16).

talking on level on the gala, she said: “life isn’t what it looks as if from the outside, and the toughest part of this adventure is to be judged by the way you appearance and no longer the manner you feel.”

And the beauty’s mother Yolanda – who also suffers from the condition – burst into tears as she supplied her daughter together with her award, just 12 months after pronouncing Bella’s diagnoses at final year’s occasion.

The ‘real Housewives of Beverley Hills’ superstar said: “it is hard for human beings to understand the invisible disability that regulations our existence, specially at the back of the lovely face that shines so shiny on the cover of magazines.”

For Yolanda, who is 52, the crucial factor is finding a treatment for her daughter.

She introduced: “I promise you, i can find a therapy … My love, simply do not forget. You are not alone.”

Bella’s younger brother Anwar has also been diagnosed with the condition, even as older sister Gigi Hadid has had a fortunate break out.

And the superstar – who’s in a relationship with musician The Weeknd – took to Instagram in June to inform her fans she is “proud” of the manner her mother coped with her situation.