Richard Norris is not the first to person to undergo plastic surgery to model, however this man is the only to grace the cover of GQ Magazine who had a full face transplant.
Nearly two decades after an accidental gun blow up in his face, Norris posed for the camera of GQ photographer Dan Winters.
Norris underwent this risky operation in 2012, being the 23rd person in the entire world to have this surgery done.
While there’s still things he cannot do, such as driving as it may trigger facial seizures, there’s no denying the operation was successful.
[Credit via GQ.com]
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