relax, it's from an accident

padma lakshmi host and star of bravo tv's top chef has a large unsightly scar on her arm. it's not some disease or something gross. in fact, padma only was in an accident.

from wikipedia: When she was 14 years old, she was involved in a serious automobile accident, causing an injury of her right arm, which required surgery leaving a 7 inch scar,[1] between her elbow and shoulder.