Lizzie Velasquez was surfing the Internet one day when she made a shocking discovery.
According to Asian Town, the girl was shocked when she came across a video of herself with the caption: "World's ugliest woman".
What was worse than the video that had garnered more than 4 million views however were the comments.
"Kill it with fire", said a netizen. Another said people will go blind if they saw her on the streets.
After being constantly bullied, the 26-year-old decided to make a change.
She wanted to show the world who the 'world's uglist woman' really was beyond appearances.
Today she has 240,000 to her channel and her talk titled 'How do you define youself' has more than seven million views on YouTube.
She continues to champion causes to stand up against bullying and to be more confident.
Take a look at the inspirational figure in the gallery below.