After cranial surgery, Jeremy Cortner’s son was left with zigzagging scars on the top of his head. Cortner got a tattoo to help boost his son’s confidence.
Professional athlete Devon Still wants you to know that there’s nothing wrong with your imperfections. The former Cincinnati Bengals player posted a photo to Instagram on Monday, with a sweet sentiment directed at his wife, Asha Still. It was @ashastill imperfections that made me fall in love with her in the first place.
In May 2016, while on a spinning ride at a Cinco de Mayo carnival in Nebraska, 11-year-old Elizabeth Gilreath endured a horrific accident.
As a whole, movie villains have a certain look: They’re usually not as good-looking as the movie’s hero, and have certain physical features that make them seem more evil than other characters. Scientists say villains have certain facial features in common, such as dark under-eye circles and wrinkles. For the study, researchers took a look at the all-time top 10 film heroes and villains from the American Film Institute’s 100 Greatest Heroes and Villains List.
Brianna is one of the social media stars who have been breaking barriers and encouraging others to honor their unique features.
Beauty queen Victoria Graham, who has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, proudly shows her surgery scars. Victoria Graham is much more than just a pretty face. The 22-year-old Maryland college student, who was crowned Miss Frostburg in October (a local title associated with the Miss America Organization), is on a mission to raise awareness about Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) — a rarely diagnosed genetic condition that affects connective tissue in the skin, joints, and blood vessels.
Dealing with a sick kid is hard enough for any parent, but when your kid has to go under the knife for brain surgery, it’s downright devastating. A few weeks ago, young Faith May was left with a large scar and a partially shaved head after having a tumourhat was pushing on her optic nerve and destroying her pituitary gland removed from her brain. Noticing how the scar made her sad, her mom Jamie Dawn Beckstead did the only thing she could think of to make it better: she shaved her own head too.