Has Lili Elbe Had Plastic Surgery?

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Lili Elbe Plastic Surgery

Lili Elbe looks fantastic whether plastic surgery is involved or not. Celebrities often go under the knife in pursuit of beauty or to fight age signs. What cosmetic surgeries does the activist have in her bag of tricks?

Who is Lili Elbe?

Danish painter who became one of the first recognized people to under sex reassignment surgery, transitioning from a man to woman. She was believed to have been born intersex.

As Einer Wegener, her birth name, she established a fairly successful career as a painter. She married Gerda Gottlieb in 1904 and moved to Paris, where Elbe could live openly as a woman and Gottlieb as a lesbian.

She underwent sex reassignment surgery in 1930, which was highly experimental at the time, although she was not the first to undergo it. She died in 1931 following complications from a uterine transplant.

After transition and becoming legally a woman, her marriage to Gottlieb was made invalid. She then entered a relationship with Claude Lejeune, but died shortly after.

Her story was the subject of David Ebershoff’s novel The Danish Girl, which was adapted into a movie by the same name starring Eddie Redmayne.

Lili Elbe’s Plastic Surgeries

Lili Elbe, her full name being Lili Ilse Elvenes, actually underwent a series of four surgical procedures over a period of two years. Her first operation, being only a few weeks after Dora Richter’s operation. The first procedure was to remove the patient’s testicles, whilst retaining the scrotum sack.

What plastic surgeries are lurking behind the facade? Whether it's a nose job or butt lift, or anything in between, here is a list of all the cosmetic enhancements Lili Elbe has done.

Lili Elbe - Cosmetic Procedures
Nose Job (Rhinoplasty)N/A
Boob JobN/A
Breast ReductionN/A
Butt ImplantsN/A
Butt LiftN/A
Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)N/A

Plastic Surgery Pics

Sometimes pictures can reveal more than words. Check out these pics of Lili Elbe. Is there any plastic surgery involved?

Lili Elbe Plastic Surgery Body
Lili Elbe never needed any plastic surgery to begin with. She is mesmerizing and a natural beauty. Is there any substance to the plastic surgery rumors?