Facial Disfigurement

What Do You Think About On Your Way To A Job Interview?

Monica Duddy | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Monica Duddy

One of the respondents to the survey commented, 'I was compared to another female colleague - a friend of mine - we were called 'the beauty and the beast.' Further to this, almost 80% of the respondents said they had avoided applying for a job because of potential reactions at the interview or from new colleagues.

I Cried When I Read The Disfigurement In The UK

Monica Duddy | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK
Monica Duddy

As you can see, this day is really important to challenge society on how people react to and treat those who have a visible difference. What I love about this day is that it is inclusive of so many differences, it is not completely assigned to a particular condition or personal situation. The next time you see someone in the street with a something different about them, just give them a smile.

How I Learnt That Beauty Is More Than Just Skin Deep

Endeavour Press | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Endeavour Press

As a victim of a brutal mountain lion attack in which half my face was ripped off, I fully expected this question to become commonplace. People are naturally curious. They can't help but stare. But, in the nine years since the attack, I have only been asked this question twice.

'A New Life Has Been Given Back To Me': Transplant Patient Reveals New Face

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK

Pictures of a 37-year-old face man injured in a gun accident have been released seven months after he received an extensive face transplant. Richa...

Ad Review: Changing Faces -- Leo

Josh Okungbaiye | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK
Josh Okungbaiye

I've been watching a lot of TV lately and I've noticed DDB's (a Worldwide advertising agency with offices globally, particularly in London and New Yor...

Can This Man Find Love?

Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

A 51-year-old man with a rare disfiguring skin condition has told of his desire to find love for the first time. Lauw Tjoan Eng from central Jakart...

Schoolgirl Suffers Horrific Injuries After Experiment Explodes In Her Face

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Schoolgirl Ashley Cherry may be scarred for life after suffering second-degree burns on her face when a science experiment exploded. The 13-year-ol...

Pumping Parties: Doctor Speaks Out Against Deadly Botox Trend in US

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A leading doctor has warned against the dangers of 'pumping parties', the latest US trend that sees women administered with illegal silicone injection...