Ashley Judd strikes back at the appearance-obsessed media

Ashley Judd says it was medication that caused the actress' face to appear puffy, not plastic surgery – and she's far from pleased that we're even talking about it.

By Alexis Tereszcuk – Radar Entertainment Editor Ashley Judd was besieged by plastic surgery rumors recently after displaying a drastically different looking face, and now she is hitting back at her detractors and revealing the

Ashley Judd says it was medication that caused the actress' face to appear puffy, not plastic surgery – and she's far from pleased that we're even talking about it.

The speculation is a misogynistic assault, the actress writes, and it's time to change the conversation.

Missing star Ashley Judd made waves yesterday with a powerful, articulate Daily Beast essay that slammed the media for making cutting remarks about her looks. But the piece isn't just about Judd's appearance — it's a feminist call to arms that charges