THEY say there is no gain without pain, as reality TV star Louise Johnston has been finding out.
Former Fade Street star Louise could have done without this very red and long mark.
Louise's face was marked just underneath her chin following an accident with a hot hair wand.
"This is what happens when you're clumsy with a hair wand," Louise said.
Sympathetic comments from her friends and 7,500 followers on Twitter have been pouring in.
Fellow top Irish model Georgia Salpa, told Louise: "Poor you".