Introducing our #WarriorOfTheWeek, Cynthia! Hear this talented artist’s story about how she uses art to showcase her #VS. 🎨

Spotlight on: Cynthia Cooper 🖌 @lifelongbrainfreeze

“My name is Cynthia and I have had Visual Snow for over a decade now and I am now 29. I have a page on Facebook called LifeLongBrainFreeze where I show my life experiences with my chronic illness. I have Hemiplegic Migraines, and I’m a stroke survivor, so I have the page to share my unique and intense story of everyday life. Visual Snow is a part of that. I often share VS posts from your page, tell my experiences and share my art that sometimes shows my VS. I’m not shy about it. I’m open and ask my small community about it on my LifeLongBrainFreeze page. I’m not making great strides by any means but I’m showcasing VS in my art more as time goes on. It’s one thing to read about VS, but another to see it showcased in art. It can be remembered forever, take  “Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte” for example. Thank you for all that you guys do for the VS community. Cheers!”

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Introducing The Visual Imagery Project

The Visual Snow Initiative is excited to announce the release of the Visual Imagery Project (VIP), a 21-day online protocol designed to reduce visual snow symptoms via custom created visual imagery. Those who would like to participate can register now and begin your 21 day protocol. To begin, click here: visualsnowproject.com.

  • In order to get the full benefit of the Visual Imagery Project, we encourage you to watch both video tutorials.
  • Only desktops and laptops can be used for the VIP.
  • Only Google Chrome and Firefox browsers will work with the VIP.
  • These browsers are available for download free of charge on the VIP’s homepage.
  • The VIP’s protocol is 21 days and each session is approximately 30 minutes per day.
  • Each day, before beginning the viewing session, you will need to complete a Progress Evaluation. The information you provide will be saved daily in order to track your progress.
  • Due to the size of the visual imagery files used in the VIP, a strong WiFi connection is required. If you experience any technical difficulties with the Visual Imagery Project (VIP), please email us at info@visualsnowinitiative.org

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