Katie Piper, the British model and tv personality who was attacked with skin-melting acid back in 2008, is learning to love her face again! And who wouldn't love that face??
In 2008, Katie met a man named Daniel Lynch. They dated for a few weeks before Daniel held her prisoner in a hotel room. There he raped and beat poor Katie, stabbing her several times in the arm. Eight hours later they drove back to her apartment. She went to the hospital to treat he wounds but kept the situation secret in fear of Daniel.
After the incident, Daniel left numerous apologies on her voicemail and finally persuaded her to go to an internet cafe to read an email he sent her. When she was approaching the cafe, Daniel's accomplice, Stefan Sylvestre walked up to her and threw the acid all over her face.
The results were terrifying. The doctors had to remove all of the skin. Fortunately, the attack was caught on camera and both men are jailed.
After many, many surgeries and therapy sessions, Katie has found hope three years after the vicious attack that changed her life forever. She's even releasing her diary entries in hopes of inspiring others.
In some passages, she explains :
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