On June 10, 2007, Carmen Tarleton’s estranged husband broke into her rural Vermont home, beat her with a baseball bat, and doused her with industrial-strength lye.

Doctors called it “the most horrific injury a human being could suffer.”


Media Download

Life After the Transplant

New Face Reveal

About the Face Transplant

Book Launch

About the Attack

Book Signing/Speaking Engagements

Carmen Tarleton from Ben Hood on Vimeo
Carmen’s first post surgery interview on The Doctors (Part 1).
Carmen’s Face Transplant Surgery description on The Doctors.
Carmen talks about her book and being “Blessed” on The Doctors.
Carmen’s First Face Transplant Reveal.
Carmen Discusses Her Full-Face Transplant.
Carmen’s New Chance at Love.
Community shows support for Carmen.