Skateboarder hopes surgery will restore her smile after pit bull tore off lip, piece of nose

Skateboarder hopes surgery will restore her smile after pit bull tore off lip, piece of nose


A 22-year-old pro skater and model from California, whose entire upper lip and parts of her nose were torn off in a horrific attack by a relative’s pit bull has reportedly undergone ground-breaking surgery to try and restore her smile.

Brooklinn Khoury, of Mission Viejo, suffered the gruesome injury while visiting family in Arizona on Nov. 3, 2020 — a day before she was set to film her first TV commercial, according to BuzzFeed News.

The influencer, who was featured in a Vogue spread of female skaters a month before the vicious attack, kept posting her airborne exploits despite the disfigurement, using a bandage or hand to try and hide the wound.

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But her injury attracted more attention and she began getting $1,000

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