Rumors surrounding Zac Efron getting botox surfaced after fans noticed the actor's face structure change.
He is a well-celebrated American actor who catapulted himself into the spotlight from his role of Troy Bolton in the musical romantic comedy-drama High School Musical trilogy. Efron is also known for his appearance in The Lucky One, New Year's Eve, and more.
The well-distinguished web personality is also an award-winning actor. He is a recipient of a Daytime Emmy Award for the Netflix web documentary series titled "Down to Earth with Zac Efron."
Zac Efron Biography
|Zachary David Alexander Efron aka Zac Efron
|34 years old
|October 18, 1987
|San Luis Obispo, California, United States
|5 feet 7 inches
|Starla Baskett and David Efron
Has Zac Efron Done Botox? His Jaw Surgery Rumors!
The seemingly distinguishable change in Zac Efron's face ignited the rumors of him getting botox; however, the actor dumped all the speculations of getting plastic surgery.
Efron cleared all the ambiguity surrounding his undergoing surgical procedures to alter his facial features in an interview. The actor revealed that he suffered a jaw injury which is the reason behind the significant differences in appearance.
The rumors surfaced on the internet after his participation in Earth Day. Netizens have seen the actor since his early days, and a well-celebrated personality like him cannot sway without getting tangled in gossip and rumors.
zac efron before & after plastic surgery 😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/kITzqbtpZD— Focalor (@kwlsktfsr) April 23, 2021
He unveiled that he wasn't aware of the rumors until his mother told him. The American actor suffered a jaw injury when he ran in socks and hit his face on the corner of a fountain after getting slipped.
Efron passed out after hitting his face on the fountain. He had soreness in the facial muscles and differences in the facial structure. The actor undergoes physiotherapy to rehabilitate the injury.
Shortly after the jaw injury, Efron started to see changes in his facial features, like the thickening of his jawline and the seeming change in his other facial muscles. That said, he hasn't confirmed that he underwent plastic surgery.
Zac Efron Before And After Photos
Comparing Zac Efron's before and after photos, noticeable changes were observed in his appearance on Earth Day in 2021.
He trended across various social platforms. Various YouTubers made videos about his potential plastic surgery. No one can deny a noticeable change in his facial structure. However, it was because of his injury.
The actor had a slender yet masculine chiseled jawline previously. Comparing pictures of Efron's previous and recent days, there is a noticeable significant change in his chewing muscles called masseters.
Efron explained that the masseter muscles in his face had to overcompensate for other muscles in his face, which wasn't strong post-injury. He further added that the chewing muscles just thickened with time.
Dr. Amir Karam, a plastic surgeon, talked about the High School Musical actor Efron's rumors surrounding plastic surgery and face injury on his YouTube channel just a few days ago on September 17, 2022.
The doctor said that apart from the change in his jawline, there are other changes throughout the face. He added that Efron's cheeks look fuller and lips look bigger. Likewise, Dr. Youn also shared his views on the rumors on his TikTok.
High School Musical Actor Zac Efron Plastic Surgery Rumors Debunked!
Zac Efron denied all the plastic surgery rumors after the disclosure of his jaw injury caused by hitting the granite corner of a fountain at his home.
The celebrated actor learned about the circulating rumor only after his mother told him. He cleared the speculations in an interview with Men's Health. However, he hasn't confirmed not having any plastic surgery so far.
Dr. Anthony Youn, a famous plastic surgeon on TikTok, also discussed the prevailing speculations surrounding Efron's plastic surgery. The doctor said he thinks Efron didn't undergo plastic surgery but dental surgery.
He also pointed out other significant changes on his face, like plump lips and fuller cheeks. The doctor didn't confirm that he got a botox or filler. It isn't uncommon to go under the knife in today's era.
One user on the TikTok video wrote, 'It can, my husband's jaw surgery changed his jawline, and the surgeon warned us about it.' Whereas another user named linda b penned, 'I doubt he'd deliberately change his face - could it be he's also just getting older?'