Shughna Phillips revealed last week that she had undergone lip surgery on her lower legs in an attempt to deal with a medical condition she had recently studied.
The 26-year-old Love Island actress shared a snap of going to surgery last week, and with a turban on her legs – but did not reveal the nature of her treatment.
However, during a question-and-answer session with fans on Instagram on Sunday, the TV personality shared the nature of her surgery, after being diagnosed with lipodema – a chronic condition caused by abnormal fat cells in the legs, thighs and buttocks.
Confession: Shughna Phillips revealed last week that she had undergone lip surgery on her lower legs to combat a recently studied medical condition.
During a Q&A session to promote his style range, Shaugina addressed a number of questions he received about his surgery.
She said: ‘So I saw a lot of questions about the surgery I performed during my in-style Q&A, so I thought I would let you all know because I’m not going to hide anything, and I’m going to tell you everything anyway.
‘I had liposuction in my lower legs, so my calves, because I was recently diagnosed with lipodema, once I got out of it. [love Island] Villa.
Mystery solved: The 26-year-old Love Island star shared a snap of herself undergoing surgery last week, and with a bandage on her legs – but did not reveal the nature of her treatment.
‘I always had an insecurity about my legs, but I always had a lot of questions about whether I would be diagnosed with lipodema and I didn’t know what it was.’
She continued: ‘So after some research I went to the doctors and finally found me and had surgery on Wednesday.
‘I’m recovering, I’m doing well. I got makeup today, I brushed my hair today and yes, I am waiting for its process.
‘It’s not an overnight thing, I have to keep my compression clothes and stuff like that, but so far so good.’
Tells everyone: During a Q&A session with fans on Instagram on Sunday, TV personality shared the nature of her surgery after being diagnosed with lipodema.
In suspicious snaps, he posed for a selfie in a hospital bed because he admitted he was in a ‘hospital swag’ and ‘very high’ after the procedure.
The second picture showed her covered with a turban from her thighs to her ankles, with her feet tucked into the bottom.
Shaugna, who appeared on Love Island when the series was filmed in South Africa earlier this year, jokingly referred to her legs and said: ‘Hello swollen toes.’
When she unveiled her latest range on Sunday afternoon, she wrote: ‘Can’t believe this is now my fourth official official @ intestyle series !! Your support is amazing and I hope you like it!
‘None of this would have been possible without your support. These are our collections just like mine.’
Surgery: The Love Island actress had previously posed for a selfie in a hospital bed because she admitted she was in a ‘hospital swag’ and ‘very high’ after her procedures.
Stay comfortable: She was seen coming out of the flip flops while the turban was covered.
Earlier this year, Shugh’s singing leaps and bounds in Love Island’s winter series, where she shuddered after a long hiatus for Molly Smith in Jones Casa Amore.
After finding the news and quietly saying ‘Congratulations, Hun’ became an internet sensation in London.
In June, in a comment section of his Instagram page, Shughna retaliated against a troll who allegedly performed secret surgery during a lockdown.
The reality star, who attended the show, was asked when he would be vaccinated during the corona virus pandemic, saying he was ‘better before fillers’.
Shughna posted a stunning snap on her social media feed posing with a new Protein World product she was advertising.
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However, one reviewer wrote below the picture: ‘You looked great on Love Island … now you look twice your age with all these fillers.’
Shughna went back: ‘… Please tell me if you think I have time to get fillers during a world wide pandemic.
‘If you want to insult me, it’s weird anyway, but at least make it a reality! D ** n Son, do well! [sic]’.
Straightening up the record, Shughna responded: ‘I deny nothing to an angel, never. I talk publicly about the fillers I have always had, and I love them.
‘I suggest doing something after leaving Love Island because of the World Wide Pandemic.’
Not at all! In June, Shughna retaliated against a troll for allegedly performing secret surgery on his latest Instagram page comment section.
Fillers: After reading the comment Shugina went back: ‘… Please tell me when you think I have time to get fillers during a world wide pandemic’