Even in a world where we tend to paint over our flaws or edit our imperfections, many female celebrities choose to wear their scars like badges of honor, helping to dispel taboos and inspire people to be who they are.
Here are five elegant stars:
1. Tina Fey
when american 30 rock The actress and comedian was five years old when a stranger walked up to her in the front yard of her home and slashed her left side of the face with a knife. Her scars extend from below her cheekbones to below her lower lip.Far from being self-aware, Fay writes in her book Domineering pants Growing up, her scars were “the epitome of celebrity.”
2. Padma Lakshmi
previous models and top chef The presenter has a seven-inch scar on the front of her arm – the result of a car accident when she was 14.Although she was at first disturbed by it, she told US Magazine Own 2016: “I’m so excited to be reminded of the preciousness of life every day through visuals.”
3. Kylie Jenner
In 2015, American model and businesswoman Kylie Jenner caused a stir when she shared her scars on Instagram. The post shows her legs being propped up, with crooked scars on her thighs. The title simply says, “I love my scars.” It’s the result of her childhood door-crawling accident.
4. Princess Eugenie
When she married in 2018, the British royal opted for a wedding dress to show off the long scar on her back following scoliosis surgery she underwent when she was 12. Princess Eugenie wears her scar proudly as patron of the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital UK appeal. she told the British network ITV this morning Show: “I think you can change the way you are beautiful, you can show people your scars, and I think it’s really special to stand up for that.”
5. Selena Gomez
After undergoing a kidney transplant in 2017, the American singer shared her story on her Instagram account with intimate photos of her. She later said in an interview with US music and entertainment magazine Billboard: “When I look at my body now, what I see is life. I can do a million things – lasers and creams and so on, but I acceptable.”