Rau hails from Paris and is a successful fashion model, fronting campaigns for Balmain, appearing in Vogue Italia and commanding the catwalk at fashion weeks across the globe.
If you can lay all your hurts and scars on the table for all to see, you gain some amazing confidence.
Then once I came out to my mom at the age of 14 and had the family support, I decided it was time to express my femininity.
People regarded me as male for most of my life: They listened to me when I spoke and encouraged me to pursue my ambitions.
Women are far less likely to get treated that way, as I have been quick to learn.
It feels so natural to me.