LeAnn Rimes Undergoes Odd Surgery For a Hangnail

Celebrity News Apr. 29, 2014 AT 5:30PM
LeAnn Rimes attends an event on January 24, 2014 LeAnn Rimes reveals she had to have surgery for a hangnail! Credit: Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic

Wait, what? LeAnn Rimes revealed she had to have surgery for a hangnail on Monday, April 28.

The country singer took to Twitter to reveal the odd procedure, telling fans: "Seriously painful hang nail. About to have surgery at the derm. This is not going be very enjoyable!!" 

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Eddie Cibrian's wife then followed up with another tweet, letting her fans know she survived. "Omg, that hurt!" she shared, "Numbing shots on your fingers are no bueno! at least I don't feel any pain right now or my hand for that matter." 

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If left untreated, a torn hangnail may become tender and swollen, and infection may develop, requiring furthr medical attention.

The singer-actress appeared to be all better later in the day, getting back to work on new music. "Worked out arrangements 4 Xmas songs I'm recording tmrw w/ @darrellbrown SOOO excited about what we're creating for my Xmas project," she tweeted, along with a photo of the studio decorated with Christmas presents.

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Credit: Courtesy of LeAnn Rimes

The stepmom also revealed her plans to make a healthy Chinese Chicken-Cabbage Salad with Peanut Sauce. "Easy yet yummy dinner … enjoying soon," she shared yet again, along with the link to the recipe.

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