NYC 'Drag Kid' becomes icon in drag community

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A boy from the Bronx has become an icon in the 'Drag Kid' community.

Desmond Napoles, better known as 'Desmond is Amazing,' is a performer and drag kid.

His motto is "Be yourself, Always."

Desmond's mother says she noticed her son liked to dress up when he begged his parents for an 'Elsa' costume when he was 6 years old.

Napoles has been featured on the TV show 'RuPaul's Drag Race' and is an icon within the child drag community.

The 11-year-old has also become an advocate for anti-bulling within the LGBTQ community and encourages any young person who is being bullied never to hesitate to tell someone or seek help.

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