Rowling has faced criticism for her remarks on trans women. (Photo: Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Selena Gomez shows kidney transplant scar in swimsuit

“When I got my kidney transplant, I remember it being very difficult at first showing my scar,” the Rare Beauty founder wrote on Thursday. “I didn’t want it to be in photos, so I wore things that would cover it up. Now, more than ever, I feel confident in who I am and what I went through…and I’m proud of that.”

Selena Gomez proudly shows off her kidney transplant scar in a swimsuit photo, explaining she’s “confident” in who she is. (Photo: Getty Images)


Gomez congratulated her friend Theresa Marie Mingus, co-founder of La Mariette, for launching a line “whose message is just that…all bodies are beautiful.”

Gomez was praised by her friends and famous followers.

“You are so incredible,” wrote JWoww.

“Omg I love you,” added Mingus.

Bang Bang Tattoo, where Gomez has gotten inked, commented, “Scar looks like just another beautiful tattoo.”

“Beauty,” Lily Aldridge said.