Kameron Michaels, the beloved RuPaul’s Drag Race season 10 finalist, has made a heartfelt return to social media after an unexpected hiatus of nearly a year. Fans were left concerned about his well-being and the status of his drag career during his absence.
In a video posted on Instagram and TikTok on Friday, October 20, Kameron Michaels, appearing out of drag, revealed the reason for his extended break from social media. The Drag Race star disclosed that he had been diagnosed with ADHD, and this October being ADHD awareness month, he felt compelled to share his journey.
ADHD, often misunderstood, holds a deeper complexity than what meets the eye. Kameron explained that the diagnosis had a profound impact on his life, helping him understand the intricacies of his own mind. He expressed a desire to use his platform to raise awareness about ADHD, hoping that his experiences might resonate with others who are grappling with similar challenges.
Michaels admitted, “I feel like I’m reintroducing myself because I’m meeting myself for the first time.” Despite the difficulties that come with his neurodivergent brain, he eagerly looked forward to reconnecting with his audience and sharing his evolving journey.
During his hiatus, Kameron Michaels focused on prioritizing his mental health. The absence, spanning almost a year, served as a period of self-discovery and growth. His return brings joy to fans who have missed his presence and serves as an inspiration for those navigating their mental health journeys within the LGBTQ community.
In this triumphant comeback, Kameron Michaels is not just embracing his true self but also shedding light on an often-misunderstood condition, further demonstrating the resilience and strength that make him a cherished figure in the LGBTQ community.
Welcome back, Kameron Michaels!