After Carrie Underwood fell and got stitches above her lip last year, she was upfront about the horrific accident — and it’s all because she was worried people would think she had plastic surgery by choice if she didn’t!

Looking at Carrie Underwood now, you can hardly tell that her face was covered in stitches less than one year ago. However, at the beginning of 2018, when she detailed the accident that left her injured, fans expected her to look MUCH worse when she stepped back in the public eye.