5 Celebs who don’t conceal their scars instead inspires others to show off scars and share their story.
Scars are a reminder of an injury or an accident for life, and for that reason, some people tend to hide it, while some are bold enough to embrace it. And today we look at celebs from Hollywood happily show off their scars from surgeries or childhood injuries.
It is not easy to see all the scars we have, but the ones on our body are always a constant reminder of an injury, accident or life experience.
Some are passive, others are proud and others would go to extremes to cover them up. People have their own way of coping with their scars.
While it’s a matter of personal preference entirely, why not take a inspiration from these actors and consider our scars a beauty spot that make us special.
From Princess Eugenie who shows her off in an effort to launch scoliosis talk to Sara Hyland who went through kidney transplant shares her inspiring story, here’s a list of 5 celebs who proudly show off the world their scars and look fabulous while doing so.
Ice cream singer Selena Gomez has been vocal about her dipolar phase in life while undergoing a kidney transplant many times. Recently too singer in a blue one-piece with a front-zip closure showed off the scar she got following her kidney transplant in 2017 from an emergency follow-up surgery.
The singer shared in the caption of the Instagram post, “When I got my kidney transplant, I remember it being very difficult at first showing my scar. I didn’t want it to be in photos, so I wore things that would cover it up. Now, more than ever, I feel confident in who I am and what I went through…and I’m proud of that.”
Kylie Jenner confidently posted a photo of a scar on her leg on Instagram a couple of years ago, ensuring she has no intention of covering the scar she sustained on her leg as a result of an injury while climbing a pole when she was five. She captioned the picture, “I love my scar,”
When she was a teenager, Winter’s Modern Family co-star Sarah Hyland was diagnosed with kidney dysplasia, and the 16 surgeries she underwent (including two kidney transplants) left her with stomach injuries. Putting it on full display on Insta, she has no hesitation showing them off and inspires her followers to “#ShowYourScars.”
Hyland told Self, “Scars are scars. They are little tally marks of what you’ve been through as a human being,”
Perrie Edwards of Little Mix has a scar on her belly as a result of an operation to repair her oesophagus that she had when she was little.
Perrie showed in a later Instagram that she is now happy with her own skin, by showing off the scar in a plunging bra, having spoken publicly before about the scar once being her greatest body call back- “I don’t want to show it,“ the singer previously told Now magazine.
Princess Eugenie, 30, was diagnosed with scoliosis when she was only 12, a medical condition in which the body of a human has a sideways curve. A procedure to correct it left the Princess with a long spine leading downward from the neck area, and she has not been coy about showing it off in recent years (see here).
Also, she posted a picture of her scar on Instagram in support of International Scoliosis Awareness Day as a way of inspiring her followers out there who has gone through such a similar surgery, too.“Let’s be proud of our scars!” she wrote alongside the post.
Film fraternity is filled with beautiful and inspiring people. their story of struggle till success is influential but amid their perfect looks and appreance there is a scar even that has a story of pain till journey to overcome the pain.
It might be surprising for you to learn the above celebs with so much perfection sport scars but the initiative to normalise it and to not shy away to tell you the empowering story behind is what made us appreciate.
Well, I hope this piece of information will help you to embrace your scar.
Also, life is too short to take people’s unnecessary judgments as you know the pain but you believed to fight and kept going on, so appreciate yourself and embrace yourself!