10 celebrities with their imperfections
They are rich, gorgeous, famous, and some of them imperfect. On screen they appear flawless, with every last strand of hair in place and their perfect bodies. These screen gods and goddesses make us commoners feel imperfect in sheer comparison. However, beneath their carefully groomed personas, they have some physical flaws which are a refreshing reminder that they are, in fact, human. Below are ten celebrities with their lesser know flaws.
1) Jennifer Garner
Overlapping toe pinky
Jennifer Garner Affleckâs beauty would make it difficult for anyone to move their eyes away from her face and notice her feet. If they did, however, notice her feet they would notice she has brachymetatarsia, a condition in which one of the five long bones of the foot is shorter than the others, resulting in a shortened toe.
2) Lily Allen
This English singer can hardly be described as being bashful and it wasnât too shocking when she pulled up her top on TV to show her third nipple. Lily Allen has frequently shown off her tiny mole like growth under her breast with absolutely no qualms. The supernumerary nipple, as it is called, is no way a rare condition; about 2-3% of the population is born with this, though it is more frequent among men. Mark Wahlberg, and Carrie Underwood also have supernumerary nipples.
3) Gerard Butler
It would be hard to believe that the gorgeous Scottish actor Gerard actor is anything less than perfect. However, this man whose rippling abs (digitally enhanced) in 300 wowed many women, was has a deformed ear. He discovered this quite by accident when one day he had to shave his head for a movie role. He was shocked to discover that one of his ears stuck out more prominently than the other. This was because of an ear surgery he underwent when he was a child. He is also deaf in his right ear as a result of the tinnitus that has plagued him since his youth.
4) Megan Fox
Megan Fox is what one calls a perfect ten. However, two of her ten digits are not as perfect. This dusky beauty who shot to fame with Transformers movie was born with a condition called âbrachydactylyâ thumbs. This means that her thumbs are slightly misshapen, somewhat clubbed. Her thumbs are short and have very wide nails. However, being born with this condition in no way means she is handicapped in any way. Both her thumbs are perfectly functional. The condition is hereditary; however, it can also be caused by a childhood injury.
5) Rivers Cuomo
Rivers Cuomo, lead singer and guitarist of band Weezer, was born with uneven legs. His left leg is almost two inches shorter than his right leg. He underwent a procedure that involved the bones in his leg being surgically broken. Several months following this operation, he had to wear a steel brace which involved physically âstretchingâ of the leg four times daily. He referred to this process as âcrucifying (his) legâ. Inspires by this experience, Rivers wrote the song âThe Good Lifeâ and he also included an x-ray image of his broken leg on the singleâs album, Pinkerton, cover.
6) Vince Vaughn
Weird looking thumb
This multi-talented actor has a pretty weird thumb. Actor Vince Vaughn, of Wedding Crashers fame, lost the tip of his thumb in a car wreck at the age of seventeen. The broken thumb now bears an uncanny resemblance to the male genitalia. Vince Vaughn, however, was not disturbed at the sight of the deformity and he is known to easily joke about the thumb, which he says now resembles a âpenis with a fingernailâ.
7) Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoenix, who is known for his movies like Gladiator and Walk the line has scar running down his lip. Many people have the misconception that his scar was a result of a surgical correction of a cleft palate. However, Phoenix has clarifies that he was born with the scar. The scar was formed in utero as a mild form of cleft palate called a microform cleft.
8) Karolina Kurkova
No belly button
What could be possibly wrong with a Victoria’s Secret Angel? You may want to ask. Nothing major, except she is missing a belly button.
Her smooth stomach with its perfect abs has no navel. This eerily disturbing lack of a navel caused quite a stir among people when they saw her strut her stuff on the runaway minus a bellybutton. The lack of a navel only added to her mystique. She later clarified that she had a surgery in her childhood which had gone wrong.
9) Ashton Kutcher
The all American heartthrob Ashtoh Kutcher is a funny guy and makes no bones about his abnormal toes. Two of the Teo-and-a-Half Men starâs toes are webbed. The condition is called syndactyly and it occurs when there are two or more toes fused together at birth. It is more common among certain birds, frogs, etc; however, the condition is known to occur among humans too. It can be corrected by a surgery at birth. Ashton Kutcher revealed it on Jonathan Rossâ show Friday Night. âWhen everything else is this good-looking, something has to give!â he quipped.
10) Mila Kunis
Different colored eyes
American television and big screen star Mila Kunis has mesmerizing eyes- mesmerizing because you would be lost and confused when you stare at here straight in the eye. Mila Kunis, who recently appeared opposite Justin Timberlake in movie Friends with Benefits, has the condition known as heterochromia because of which her eyes are of two different colors. The irises of the people with this condition are of two different, distinct shades. In Mila Kunisâ case, her one eye is light grey while the other is a mixed shade of green and brown. If anything, this gives Mila an advantage as it adds a certain flavor to her personality.