Top model Cacsmy Brutus popularly called “mama cax” is American-Haitian model and didable right activist.
At 14, she was told she had only three weeks to live after a osteosarcoma, lung cancer. Two years later she was still alive and underwent an unsuccessful hip replacement surgery, resulting in the amputation of her right leg at 16. For many years she hid her prosthetic leg
Eventually she regained confident and reputed at New York fashion week in 2008. Mama Cax broke out in the modeling world with a Wet ’n’ Wild campaign in 2017. She went on to land a Teen Vogue cover in 2018 and to work with brands such as Sephora, Tommy Hilfiger, ASOS and Rihanna’s Fenty and more.
In her words “if I had to do-over, I definitely wouldn’t change been diagnosed with cancer or having my amputate because i know the person i am today is a combination if those experience.
Mama cax has become an icon, role model and inspiration to many disabled people and Models even after been gone.