Everyone wants to look their very best. That’s why so many people are on diets and that’s why so many people are exercising non-stop. That’s also the reason why beauty products are constantly in demand and the reason why plastic surgeons are never out of work.
Of course, if a normal person wants to look his or her very best, celebrities want to look their best even more. That’s because they are always in the spotlight and their appearance is either always complimented or critiqued in magazines and online.
As a result, many celebrities feel that just exercising, eating well and applying beauty creams is no longer enough. Thus they go to the extreme and visit plastic surgeons to enhance their appearance even more. They get breast enhancements, lips filler and Botox. Sometimes the world doesn’t even notice that their beauty is no longer natural. And sometimes these celebrities are happy with plastic surgery results.
However, more often than not, going under the knife is the worst mistake a celebrity can make. They no longer look like themselves and their fans call them out on their plastic surgery procedures. Plus, sometimes beauty enhancements can pose real risk to the health and well-being of celebrities.
15 Melanie Griffith Is Upset Over How The Procedures Completely Changed Her Face
The actress Melanie Griffith is one of those celebrities who don’t seem to know when to stop. She has recently admitted that she has gone overboard with enhancement procedures. Griffith admitted that she had no idea just how much cosmetic surgeries changed her face.
The actress said – “No, I didn’t [realize] until people started saying, ‘Oh my god, what has she done?!’ I was so hurt. I went to a different doctor and he started dissolving all of this s-t that this other woman doctor had put in. Hopefully, I look more normal now.” Let’s hope Griffith has learned her lesson.
14 Kourtney Kardashian Regrets Her Implants
The TV reality star Kourtney Kardashian went under the knife when she was only 21-years-old. Back then, Kardashian underwent a breast enhancement procedure. However, nowadays she regrets the procedure because she believes that it was unnecessary – according to her, her assets were pretty great anyways.
The TV reality star has said – “I wish I never did it. I had great boobs. Now I’m going to have to get them redone at some point.” Kardashian has also said that she wouldn’t like to get Botox or filler because she prefers to look like herself – “I like to look like myself. I like imperfections, but you also want to look your best. I think lasers would be a good place to start if I was feeling like doing something.”
13 Cameron Diaz Regrets Getting Botox As It Made Her Face Unrecognizable
The actress Cameron Diaz also regrets having gone under the knife. Diaz got Botox before but was very unhappy with the result as she felt it made her look completely different. Apparently, the actress could not even recognize herself in the mirror – “It changed my face in such a weird way that I was like ‘No, I don’t want to be like that’ – I’d rather see my face aging than a face that doesn’t belong to me at all.”
In fact, Diaz is supposedly happy with her laughter lines and doesn’t want to do anything about them – “I love it, I don’t mind it. It’s like, ‘Guess what this means, I’ve smiled my whole life. ‘ I love life. I’m happy I don’t have a problem with that.”
12 Victoria Beckham Regrets Getting Implants And Had Them Removed
The former Spice girl Victoria Beckham is known for her carefully curated appearance. However, even she isn’t beyond making mistakes in the appearance department. When Beckham was younger she underwent a breast enhancement procedure which she denied for years. However, she has come clean about it and has even gone so far as to say that she regrets it.
In a letter to her younger self that was published in a British Vogue issue, Beckham says – "I should probably say, don’t mess with your boobs.” Beckham also added that she was stupid for denying her breast enhancement – “All those years I denied it – stupid. A sign of insecurity. Just celebrate what you’ve got.“
11 Jessica Simpson Thinks Her Lip Job Looked Fake
The singer and actress Jessica Simpson had her lips enhanced in 2006. She did not admit to having had the procedure for ages, and when she did finally admit to it she said she regretted it. Apparently, her lip job did not seem natural and she hated the results.
Simpson’s lips looked awkwardly swollen after she got them done and so many magazines knew that Simpson got her lips done. Simpson has said – “I had that Restylane stuff. It looked fake to me. But it went away in, like, four months. My lips are back to what they were. Thank God!”
10 Courteney Cox Regrets Having Gone Overboard With Plastic Surgeries
The actress Courteney Cox thinks that she went overboard with plastic surgeries and deeply regrets having gone under the knife. Cox has said that she grew up with the mentality that beauty and appearance was the most important thing in life and that that got her into trouble because she ended up looking worse.
Cox has said – “Well, what would end up happening is that you go to a doctor who would say, ‘You look great but what would help is a little injection here or a filler there.' The next thing you know, you’re layered and layered and layered.” Cox further added – “It’s gradual until you go, ‘Oh s—t, this doesn’t look right.' And it’s worse in pictures than in real life.”
9 Tara Reid's Stomach Was Ruined After Getting Implants
The actress Tara Reid got breast augmentation in 2004 but was not at all happy with the procedure or the results. Reid admitted that the procedure made her look awful and really messed up her body. She said – “My stomach became the most ripply, bulgy thing. I had a hernia, this huge bump next to my belly button. As a result, I couldn’t wear a bikini. I lost a lot of work.”
So not only did Reid look and feel awful, she lost a lot of work as a result of her breast augmentation procedure. Naturally, Reid was not going to stay looking like that forever and had the procedure reversed in 2006.
8 Morgan Stewart Regrets Her Extremely Painful Lip Fillers
The Rich Kids of Beverly Hills star Morgan Stewart also went under the knife in an effort to enhance her appearance. Stewart is still young so she didn’t feel like she had to do anything drastic. However, she did think that she could benefit from lip fillers.
As such, a year or so ago Stewart got lip fillers injected. She later revealed that the process was extremely painful and that the results were kind of disappointing. She tweeted - “Ummmm why I ever thought putting s- in my lips was a good idea is insane.” Another tweet said – “My right upper lip STILL has a ball in it... and she injected the s- out of it with no numbing cream, OK? There were tears.”
7 Heidi Montag Regrets Her Implants Because They Handicapped Her
The reality TV star Heidi Montag also underwent a number of plastic surgeries in an effort to enhance her appearance. However, she regretted most of these surgeries, especially her breast enhancement. In 2010, Montag famously had ten plastic surgery procedures done in one day, which included a breast enhancement procedure that made her breasts a size F.
However, Montag was not happy with her large breasts – “Over the past few years my implants have handicapped me, I have not been able to do a lot of things. Over the past nine months I have not been able to do laundry, or look after my dogs or clean my house and I have had to stop working out because my injuries are so severe I cannot even do simple things like rowing or running.” As a result, Montag had her size F breasts reduced to a size C.
6 Farrah Abraham Is Happy She Is Still Alive After Her Lip Job
Everyone wants to look the best they can. The porn star Farrah Abraham is no exception. A couple of years ago Abraham decided to enhance her lips in the hopes that the lip job would make her look more attractive. However, the lip job turned out to be a disaster. And it completely ruined Abraham’s looks.
After the procedure Abraham’s lips almost tripled in size. Abraham said – “As soon as [the surgeon] touched my lip with whatever numbing product he put in there, my lip was having an allergic reaction straight away. I was lying down flat, but I was seeing more of my lip come up and come up. I’m just super happy that I’m alive.”
5 Marnie Simpson Regrets Her Liposuction Because It Ruined Her Natural Beauty
The reality TV personality Marnie Simpson has also gone under the knife. However, to Simpson’s dismay, instead of enhancing her looks all the procedures she underwent actually made her look worse and distorted her natural beauty.
Simpson had a number of enhancement procedures done, including a nose job, a boob lift, and a fat-blasting liposuction. According to Simpson, her lip injections have especially ruined her beauty.
Simpson has said – “I know I went overboard with my lips; and with liposuction, I felt like I’d been in a car crash afterwards. I was left with all these lumps and bumps. I thought, ‘Why have I done this?’ I’ve ruined my looks.”
4 Danielle Lloyd Was Rushed To The Hospital After Her Implant Exploded
The model Danielle Lloyd has also gone under the knife and like many other celebrities before her deeply regrets having done so. Lloyd says she wishes someone would have told her about the adverse results of plastic surgery. Lloyd said she feels “disgusted” by what she has done.
Lloyd, who was crowned Miss England before she competed for Miss World in 2004, had a number of breast enhancement procedures done which left her scarred badly. One of Lloyd’s implants actually exploded in 2012. She was rushed to the hospital where the doctors had to remove the implants because they were a threat to her health.
3 Tori Spelling Regrets Her Implants Because They Affect Her Production Of Milk
The actress Tori Spelling has also gone under the knife to enhance her appearance, and just like many other celebrities also regrets having done so. Spelling is especially upset about having had a breast enhancement procedure when she was younger because it affects her as a mother.
Spelling has said – “Well I got my boobs done in my early 20s and if I had known it would or could possibly impact production of milk, I would never had had them done.” Spelling said that being a mother is the most important thing for her and that in comparison, her breasts don’t matter at all – “I love being a mom. I am on my third baby. We want to have more. That’s my role... These don’t matter.”
2 Gwyneth Paltrow Got Botox And It Made Her Look Crazy
The actress Gwyneth Paltrow is another celebrity that wants to look as best as she can. So in an effort to remain looking youthful and beautiful she had Botox done. However, she was not at all happy with the results.
In an interview with Harper’s Bazaar in 2013, Paltrow said that she has tried everything that concerns skincare but added that she would not do Botox again– “I would be scared to go under the knife, but you know, talk to me when I’m 50. I’ll try anything. Except I won’t do Botox again, because I looked crazy. I looked like Joan Rivers!”
1 Melissa Gilbert Got Her Implants Removed
The actress Melissa Gilbert, probably best known for her role as Laura “Half Pint” Ingalls in Little House on the Prairie, has also gone under the knife. And she also regrets having done so, just like many other celebrities before her.
A couple of years ago Gilbert underwent a procedure during which she had her breast implants removed. She then wrote a blog post about it, which was titled “A Tale of Two T-tties” which she published on New Year’s Eve and signed it as ‘T-ts McGee.’
Gilbert revealed that she wasn’t happy with her breast implants and that she regretted getting them. Gilbert said – “The bottom line...or top line...is that; A. I am concerned for my health and 2. I don’t like the way they look or feel. Frankly, I’d like to be able to take a Zumba class without the fear that I’ll end up with two black eyes.”