The famous woman dubbed as ‘Gorilla glue girl’ is finally getting the help she required, thanks to one plastic surgeon.
For those who aren’t aware of this viral story, well, we’re going to give you a little flashback into an incident that rocked the world explosively.
40-year-old Tessica Brown went viral after she revealed in a video through social media, TikTok in particular, how she deals with hell on a daily basis. Yes, it’s a story that revolves around substituting hair spray with super glue. Therefore, you can only imagine what happened afterward.
After great pain and intense suffering, a plastic surgeon who many consider a guardian angel came to the rescue.
Here are the latest updates on the shocking story that has so many people talking!
Meet the ‘gorilla glue girl’
You may have heard of a lot of bizarre things in the world, but nothing beats this one. A woman is going viral after getting dubbed as the ‘gorilla glue girl.’ Yes, it’s all thanks to the adhesive she used to gel her hair into place.
According to media reports, the 40-year-old woman made use of Gorilla Glue in a spray can form. After fixing her hair into place, she soon realized the consequences of her poor actions. And now, she was stuck.
Spending 30 days in the same ponytail hairstyle with hair that was rock solid hard, she couldn’t process how her life went downhill. Soon, the news began trending over social media, with people giving all types of responses.
Social media responds to a bizarre incident
Right after the news broke out, social media was abuzz. Many laughed and shared her incident with fellow viewers. Moreover, they criticized her and questioned her poor actions. But very few actually showed sympathy.
After a while, news about Tessica Brown’s struggle to remove it went viral. She appeared desperate for help as it was really taking a toll on her life. On that note, some even began sending her money through a GoFundMe account that would help her get the right expert assistance she needs.
Tessica documented her agonizing process through TikTok videos as well. It was a very hair situation and one that many couldn’t relate to. Why would anyone create torture for themselves, they questioned.
Surgeon to the rescue
Just on the verge of breaking down, the ‘gorilla glue girl’ got the help was in need of. A surgeon heard her story and offered his help through a procedure that would help provide her relief.
With 28 million people watching her TikTok stories, many documented the case and followed along. Therefore, they also wanted to see the end of such a disastrous choice of decisions.
Before the help arrived, Tessica actually chopped her point tail off. And again, it was a daunting scene for followers to witness. The next stop was Los Angeles where Dr, Michael Obeng awaited her arrival.
A daunting 4-hour long surgery
According to reports from TMZ, the surgery took 4 hours long.Other reports talked about how the surgeon did the procedure for free, despite the fact that it’s super costly.
Here, he made use of a wonderful combination of aloe vera, olive oil with medically acceptable adhesive remover.Also, the potion included acetone to help dissolve the glue as well.
Soon, it was a pure victory for Tessica who walked out of the OPD, after her anesthesia wore off. She was bursting into tears as she ran her hands through her short loose tresses. Thankfully, she is allowed to keep her hair but will need to wait before she can weave it or tie it in a bun or ponytail.
Today, ‘gorilla glue girl’ is happy and grateful to be out of that sticky mess. However, her story is a huge reminder to the world how Gorilla Glue isn’t for you!
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