Denise Van Outen’s Scar on Neck: Accident on Strictly Come Dancing!

Denise van Outen has a visible scar on her neck. When she participated in Strictly Come Dancing, a disc dislodged into her spinal cord, due to which she had major surgery” after an accident, leaving behind a scar.

Denise van Outen is well-known for her work as an actress, singer, presenter, and dancer. She began her career at a young age, attending the Sylvia Young Theatre School, and at the age of 12, she performed Eponine in Les Miserables. She first appeared on British television in her teens in a number of dramas, including The Bill. But it wasn’t until she co-hosted The Big Breakfast with Johnny Vaughan in 1997 that she became a household figure, just one year after joining the show as the weather and travel presenter.

Denise van Outen’s fans have been following her since her early career, and in recent years she seems to have gotten a scar on her neck. The scar appeared to be a scar on her neck, which she tried to conceal but was still visible. Which has raised concern and questions among fans, so let us get into detail and find out if she had an accident.

Previously, we touched on the stories of Sarah Keith-Lucas and Sam Asghari.

Undergoing Surgery Has Left a Visible Scar on Denise Van Outen’s Neck!

The neck scar appears and disappears in photos of Denise van Outen (@vanoutendenise) on Instagram. It is scarcely discernible in some recent photographs. In others, though, it is well defined. And, despite the fact that it’s the holiday season, she has been wearing more turtleneck sweaters and high-necked shirts than ever, leading us to believe she’s trying to hide her neck.

Denise Van Outen said that she needed “major surgery” after an accident on Strictly Come Dancing in 2012. During an interview on Steph‘s Packed Lunch today, she discussed the frightening occurrence. The television host and actress participated on the celebrity panel in the ninth episode of Extra Camp. She joined Ricky Haywood-Williams and the two regular presenters, Joel Dommett and Emily Atack, on the show. Despite having a shirt buttoned all the way up, she appeared to have a scar across her neck, just where a thyroid surgery scar would go.

Denise van Outen's scar is visible on her neck. celebsindepth.com Denise van Outen’s scar is visible on her neck.
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The presenter spoke out about how physicians gained access to her spine by going through her throat, leaving her with a scar on her neck. She stated that it was something she kept very hidden because she adored Strictly and didn’t want James Jordan to get into any difficulty. She went on to describe her surgery, saying;

I had quite a major surgery where they took my voice box out, and they were worried I’d never sing again.

The rehabilitation process took a long time, but she kept everything quiet. Denise van Outen went on to say that she didn’t want public pity; she just wanted to heal on her own. It was a tremendous operation. The former Big Breakfast host opened up about her battle with eczema, admitting the severe skin condition made her feel self-conscious. She explained on Instagram saying;

When I was performing at my cabaret show. I had to change my costume to have long sleeves to cover it up.

Denise Van Outen Had an Accident on Strictly Come Dancing, Leaving Behind a Scar!

Doctors warned Denise van Outen that she was just fractions away from making her damage catastrophically worse after a disc ‘dislodged’ into her spinal cord. She has undergone different accidents. When she participated in 2012, a disc dislodged into her spinal cord, necessitating surgery,’ the star revealed. She was told that if the disc had gone a little deeper into her spinal cord, she would have been paralyzed from the neck down,’ she claimed, before noting that she had injured herself while competing in Dancing On Ice almost a decade later.

Denise van Outen participated in Strictly Come Dancing, which led to an accident. celebsindepth.comDenise van Outen participated in Strictly Come Dancing, which led to an accident.

Then, during Dancing on Ice in 2021, she fractured her shoulder in three parts. Denise van Outen went on to say that she can’t blame anyone because she went into the event knowing there was danger. She has already spoken publicly about the damage she experienced while competing on Strictly Come Dancing. She remarked;

I’ve got a scar on my neck from an injury I had years ago right after Strictly Come Dancing.

Denise van Outen no longer needs to make excuses now that everything is out in the open. She kept it quiet since it was such a personal matter for her at the time—a major surgery with a lot of recuperation.’ Denise competed in the 2012 Strictly Come Dancing final with her partner James Jordan, finishing as runner-up to Kimberley Walsh and Pasha Kovalev.