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Married At First Sight’s Lizzie Sobinoff Opens Up About Her Photosensitivity

Married At First Sight’s Lizzie Sobinoff Opens Up About Her Photosensitivity… After Revealing She Wants To Live “Confidently” Despite Her Skin Battle

Former Married At First Sight star Elizabeth Sobinoff has bravely tackled her battle with skin photosensitivity.

The influencer, 31, took to Instagram to share confrontational photos of the sunburn-like lesions on her scalp caused by her immune system’s reaction to sunlight.

Elizabeth, who appeared on seasons six and seven of the Channel Nine reality show, spoke candidly about the impact photosensitivity has had on her.

Open: Former Married At First Sight star Elizabeth Sobinoff (pictured) has bravely tackled her battle with skin photosensitivity

Condition: He shared confronting photos of the sunburn-like lesions on his scalp caused by his immune system's reaction to sunlight.

Open: Former Married At First Sight star Elizabeth Sobinoff (left) has bravely addressed her battle with skin photosensitivity, sharing confrontational photos of the sunburn-like lesions on her scalp caused by her reaction immune system in sunlight (right)

“I’m not showing you this for advice, I’m not showing you this for sympathy,” he wrote.

‘I’m showing you this because this is something that happens to me. It’s horrible, I hate it, but I want to be like “horrible things happen to all of us.”

I’m bringing some confidence.

Brace: 'I'm not showing you this for advice, I'm not showing you this for sympathy,' he wrote on Instagram

Brace: ‘I’m not showing you this for advice, I’m not showing you this for sympathy,’ he wrote on Instagram

Health issue: Photosensitivity is extreme sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and other light sources, according to Healthline

Health issue: Photosensitivity is extreme sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and other light sources, according to Healthline

Painful: Lizzie said many people comment on their hair extensions without realizing that they're there to provide an extra layer of protection from the sun.

Painful: Lizzie said many people comment on their hair extensions without realizing that they’re there to provide an extra layer of protection from the sun.

Photosensitivity is an extreme sensitivity to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and other light sources, according to Healthline.

Lizzie said it’s important to remember that people have problems behind closed doors, even if their problems aren’t immediately obvious.

She said many people comment on their hair extensions without realizing that they are there to provide an extra layer of protection from the sun.

Autoimmune condition: Elizabeth has spoken about the condition before, but for the most part she keeps her battle with photosensitivity off social media.

Autoimmune condition: Elizabeth has spoken about the condition before, but for the most part she keeps her battle with photosensitivity off social media.

“I see the comments on the extension… I’ve said it many times, my scalp is photosensitive, the light makes it unbearable,” he wrote.

‘[The extensions] I act like a hat, most of the time I also wear a hat.’

Elizabeth has spoken out about the condition before, but for the most part she keeps her battle with photosensitivity off social media.

It's official!  The reality star is dating Sydney field service engineer Alexander Vega (right)

It’s official! The reality star is dating Sydney field service engineer Alexander Vega (right)

Lizzie was applauded by her followers for raising the issue so publicly.

She previously told Who magazine that she has been “completely sober” since she was 24 because alcohol can trigger her autoimmune disease.

The reality star is dating Sydney field service engineer Alexander Vega.

She was previously in a relationship with Seb Guilhaus, her boyfriend from the 2020 season of Married At First Sight.

Case of the ex: She was previously in a relationship with Seb Guilhaus (right), her boyfriend from the 2020 season of Married At First Sight

Case of the ex: She was previously in a relationship with Seb Guilhaus (right), her boyfriend from the 2020 season of Married At First Sight

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