Keke Palmer posts unfiltered selfies, opens up about acne struggles

Keke Palmer posts unfiltered selfies, opens up about acne struggles

- Keke Palmer took to social media to share some unfiltered selfies and reveal that she had struggled with her skin

- The star opened up about her acne struggles and how she had battled with it over the years until she was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

- Fans and famous friends took to the comments to thank Keke for her bravery and honesty in sharing her story

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Keke Palmer took to Instagram to share selfies of her bare skin and open up about the struggles she's had with it over the years.

The star put three pictures up that showed her face and the acne that she has battled with. She explained in her caption that she finally was diagnosed with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, which has acne as one of its symptoms.

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Part of Keke's lengthy caption said:

"My skin has made me sad many nights but I do not give up on myself. I know this is not me and my body has been looking for help."

She explained that she had done many treatments and remedies over the years but that none of them had worked.

Keke Palmer posts unfiltered selfies, opens up about acne struggles
Keke Palmer opened up about her acne struggles and posted some unfiltered selfies. Images: Getty Images
Source: Getty Images

Keke went on to explain that many women struggle with PCOS and so many people struggle with acne but that she wanted them to know that they are not alone. One in 10 women have PCOS according toWomen's Health and Keke opening up about her difficulties will help start a conversation.

Fans and famous friends took to the comments to thanks Keke for being brave and helping speak about PCOS to bring more awareness to the symptoms of the condition.

ashakamali: "&& I love that you said the least harmful thing PCOS can bring is acne. Wow. That shifts it all into perspective. You are a walking spirit of grace, courage & compassion. . You never cease to amaze me because this core of you is... so beautiful."

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char_vocals_: "Thank you so much for this I suffer from pcos as well it not easy it come with a lot more than people know"
gabunion: "Thank you Keke!!!! You are helping more people than you can even imagine!!!"
kellyrowland: "This was a gem for SO many. You are priceless! Beautiful inside and out! Luv you KeKe!!"
ajcrimson: "That’s really beautiful of you to include us in your journey. Love you!!"

In other celebrity-related news, recently reported that Rihanna and ASAP Rocky are allegedly dating.

The rapper and the songstress were recently spotted enjoying a night out with some of their friends this past weekend. The alleged couple has sparked dating rumours since Riri split from her boyfriend of three years, billionaire Hassan Jameel, in January this year.

Both the Only Girl hitmaker and Rocky have neither denied nor confirmed that they are an item. According to recent reports, a source confirmed that the singer is dating her longtime friend, Rocky - real name Rakim Athelaston Mayers.

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The source told People recently that Rihanna is dating longtime friend, Rocky. Page Six reported that the two superstars were seen having dinner with some friends at New York’s Beatrice Inn. Complex also reported that in July, Rihanna launched her Fenty Skin campaign which prominently featured Rocky.

They embarked on a bit of promotional tour for her Fenty Skin together the following month, appearing in a two-part video series for Vogue and GQ, the publication adds. Social media users have shared their thoughts on Riri's rumoured relationship with Rocky.

Check out some of the comments from tweeps below:

@adamd0719 said:

"That’s dope!!!"

@shamie_sa wrote:

"I love Rihanna and ASAP Rocky but dating is a no for me."

@089968Raph__ said:

"Congratulations to ASAP Rocky and Rihanna, I hope they are very happy together."

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Zenande Mfenyana heartbroken after getting dumped by someone close reported on Rihanna's new bae spending his Thanksgiving delivering meals to families staying at a homeless shelter that he stayed at with his mom.

ASAP Rocky spent the American holiday of Thanksgiving delivering meals to people staying at a homeless shelter that he and his mom used to stay at. The rapper and his mother had been occupants of the shelter when they were struggling with homelessness and decided to spend their holiday by giving back.

ASAP Rocky ordered 120 meals from Amy Ruth's Restaurant, his favourite restaurant in Harlem, New York. The artist then delivered the meals to the homeless shelter and handed them out himself.

One tweep commented on the story:

@DarrianCrane: "ASAP Rocky delivered 120 meals to a NY shelter but it’s not making any noise? Shoutout to Rocky, all love."

ASAP Rocky did not announce the deed nor did he post it to any social media. The rapper was clearly using the holiday of gratitude to be grateful for what he has now and the journey that led him to success.

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