Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel, better known as the platinum singing artist, Seal , has sold out huge arenas all over the world to hear him sing. Although there have long been rumors as to the cause of the scars on his face, they are the result of a type of lupus called discoid lupus erythematosus DLE — a condition that specifically affects the skin above the neck. DLE is a form of lupus that usually affects young people. Intense inflammation develops in the skin, particularly in sun-exposed areas.
No More Rumors—This Is The Real Story Behind Singer Seal’s Facial Scars
Seal (musician) - Wikipedia
He previously hit the headlines after reportedly being investigated for sexual battery after an actress claimed he forced himself on her in He has denied the accusations. The Brit Award winner rose to fame with his eponymous debut album in and has since carved out a long and successful career as a singer and TV judge. Seal has prominent scarring to his face which has led to years of insensitive speculation on the cause behind the scars. The singer's complexion is down to discoid lupus erythematosus - a condition where the immune cells attack body tissues and intense inflammation develop in the skin. Although Seal's condition, which he contracted aged 23, has been in remission for many years, the scars are permanent.
September 4, By Fabiosa. He also was married to German model Heidi Klum. Seal has won multiple awards throughout his career, but the famous singer is also known for his unusual appearance, namely the deep scars on his face.
Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel   born 19 February , known professionally as Seal , is a British musician, singer and songwriter. He was a coach on The Voice Australia in and ,  and returned to Australia to work as a coach in He received a two-year diploma in architecture and worked various jobs in the London area. In the s, Seal spent a short time singing in local clubs and bars. In he joined Push, a British funk band, and toured with them in Japan.