Get the stories behind some of the most famous scars in Hollywood, plus tips on how to care for your own scars. But you might be surprised to learn which of the biggest stars sport scars — or where those scars came from. Some embrace them and openly share their stories; others say the topic of their scar is off limits. Take a look at nine of the most famous celebrity scars and discover their origin as well as tips for scar management from Jessica Krant, MD, MPH, a board-certified dermatologist, assistant clinical professor of dermatology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, and founder of Art of Dermatology in Manhattan. But Seal is also known for very characteristic types of scars on his face and scalp, caused by a skin disease called discoid lupus erythematosus DLE. Seal had the condition as a teenager.
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Share Shares 3K The ideal of beauty might be a sculpted, flawless body, but life tends to have other ideas. Bogart was classically handsome, his looks marred only by a scar on his lip, which may have been responsible for his distinctive speech pattern. There are innumerable stories of how Bogart acquired the scar. Given the fact that he died nearly 60 years ago, it is unlikely that the truth will ever emerge. One version says that he was beaten by his overly strict father or suffered some kind of childhood accident. Another claims he was wounded by shrapnel while serving in the Navy, or was hit in the face while transporting a handcuffed naval prisoner who asked him for a cigarette and then blindsided him. Complications during labor forced doctors to utilize forceps, severing a nerve and leading to paralysis of the lower left side of his face.
Photoshop may just become a thing of the past and body positivity is becoming more widely promoted, but it's still hard for most people to accept and love their imperfections, especially when in the public eye. However these celebrities never attempt to hide their scars, 'cause there's no sense in hiding your flaws. Splash The rapper has openly discussed getting shot nine times — one of which went through his cheek and left him with a scar and a permanently swollen tongue. Splash Bullock has a tiny scar near her left eye.
Jonah Hill Jonah Hill, star of 21 Jump Street and The Wolf Of Wallstreet, reveals the origin of the mysterious, angry scar on his right arm that spiders past his elbow, too big and deep to hide. It looks like his arm was torn in half and then pulled back together, which is more or less what happened. When Hill was in middle school, his mom was battling cancer. His grades were bad. Hill was 15 when it all came to a head.