In her post, the former Canadian model explained that after receiving a “CoolSculpting” (cryolipolysis) treatment that causes non-invasive reduction of body fat through localized skin cooling, she developed a rare side effect that resulted in a radical metamorphosis. of its appearance to the point of making it unrecognizable. The surgery took place five years ago, and two subsequent, and painful, corrective operations did not achieve the desired results.
“I developed a paradoxical adipose hyperplasia that not only undermined my sources of subsistence, it also caused me a deep depression and an enormous contempt for my appearance – she said -. In this process I closed in on myself. become a recluse “. Today Linda Evangelista is 59 years old and again in 2014 she was among the 50 models chosen for the September cover of “Vogue Italia”.
Linda explains that she has kept to herself until today what happened to her and in the post she closes by saying that she wants to move on, to overcome the shame. “I am so tired of living this way. I would like to walk out the door of my house with my head held high, instead of continuing to appear different from myself.” The confession sparked a race for solidarity in the fashion world: “You are and always will be a supermodel”, wrote the designer of Moschino. Jeremy Scott. “I love you, dear Linda”, he sent her to say Marc Jacobs. While Naomi Campbell she “applauded the courage and strength” of her friend “for sharing her experience:” Try not to be held hostage anymore. “