What Plastic Surgery Has Ava Gardner Had?

Did Ava Gardner have plastic surgery? It’s true, Ava Gardner looks extraordinary, but sometimes a little bit of surgery may enhance one’s natural beauty. Below are the rumors, plastic surgery facts, and more!


Ava was born December 24, 1922 in Smithfield, North Carolina. She had mixed ancestry with some interesting roots, including Irish, French Huguenot, and American Indian. Gardner was youngest of seven kids. She became fast one of the Hollywood icons. Her notable movies include The Hucksters, The Barefoot Contessa, Seven Days in May, and The Cassandra Crossing. Gardner was married three times.

Frank Sinatra was her third husband, and they remained married from 1951 to 1957.

She starred in the film Mogambo with Clark Gable.

Plastic Surgery Facts

Ava used the usual temporary tricks for film work, but never went the plastic surgery route, from what I’ve read. Artfully made up, the cinematographer used the same special lens on Ava that was recently used on Mae West in Myra Breckinridge—who was 30 years older!

Take a look at the table below. It shows whether or not Ava Gardner went under the knife for different kinds of plastic surgery procedures.

Ava Gardner - Plastic Surgery Overview
Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)N/A
Breast AugmentationNo
Breast ReductionN/A
Butt ImplantsN/A
Butt LiftN/A
Eyelid SurgeryN/A

Plastic Surgery Pictures

Can you tell from the photos whether Ava Gardner's body and face are natural?

There is no point denying that Ava Gardner has an enchanting body. The actor looks great with or without cosmetic surgery.
Hello there: Ava Gardner effortlessly steals the spotlight, but has she gone under the knife?

Ava Gardner Quotes

"There was no way the marriages could have survived. Nor do I regret that they didn't."

Ava Gardner

"I hate journalists. I don't trust them."

Ava Gardner

"It's a pity nobody believes in simple lust anymore."

Ava Gardner

"I do owe Mickey one thing: he taught me how much I enjoyed sex."

Ava Gardner

"I was born with good health and a strong body and spent years abusing them."

Ava Gardner