Posts tagged "scars"

Style 911: “Help Me Cover My Ugly Wrist Surgery Scars!”

So I broke both wrists this fall.  The casts are now off but I’m left with some rather ugly surgery scars on both wrists.  Frankly they look like suicide scars and I’d like some ideas for how cover them up when I choose (job interviews and the like). The scars are each about four inches long,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2014

Did You Know? Stars And Their Scars

The next time you’re looking in the mirror analyzing every detail about yourself, remember this: even celebrities have flaws! So yes, draw attention to your best features and conceal your worst. But take a lesson from Hollywood’s imperfect celebrities like Tina Fey and Harrison Ford and remember that scars give you character.  We bet there…

By: Stylelist / October 28, 2012

Demi Lovato Considers Her Scars To Be “Beautiful Battle Wounds”

“I think scars are like battle wounds—beautiful, in a way. They show what you’ve been through and how strong you are for coming out of it. My tattoos say ‘Stay strong.’ ‘Stay’ on one [wrist] and ‘strong’ on the other. Now I’m able to look at them and be thankful for being alive. I think…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 4, 2011

There’s A Story Behind Every Scar

When I was 15, I went white-water rafting at camp down some really calm rapids. The tour guides practically promised us that we weren’t going to fall out of the raft. But of course, half way through, I was thrown from the boat and totally humiliated as I was hoisted back in. My knee wa…

By: Justine Fields / July 21, 2009