South Korea's plastic surgery obsession turns dangerous – Ninemsn


South Korea's plastic surgery obsession turns dangerous – Ninemsn

South Korea's obsession with plastic surgery is moving on from standard eye and nose … A number of celebrities some reportedly paid by doctors underwent …
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South Korea's plastic surgery obsession takes dangerous turn

South Korea's obsession with plastic surgery is moving on from standard eye … plastic surgeons began offering the surgery, causing the price to fall and …
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S.Korea's plastic surgery fad goes extreme

By AFP May 27th, 2013 ( No Comment ) SEOUL: South Korea's obsession with plastic surgery is moving on from standard eye and nose jobs to embrace a radical …
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What K-Pop Has to Do With South Korea's Plastic Surgery Obsession

What K-Pop Has to Do With South Korea's Plastic Surgery Obsession Almost the entirety of the non-white world is plagued with the never-ending desire to appear as “western” as possible. Whether that means whitening creams in India, blond hair in Egypt, or eyelid fold procedures in South Korea, the western (read …See all stories on … Continue reading

Asia's ideal beauty: Looking Caucasian

Asia's ideal beauty: Looking Caucasian Plastic surgery is hot in Asia. One in five South Korean women from 19 to 49 have undergone cosmetic surgery, according to a 2009 survey from market-research firm Trend Monitor. That's reportedly compared to about one in 20 in the United States.See all stories on this topic What KPop Has … Continue reading

Baek Ji-young, Nam Kyu-ri Win Damages from Plastic Surgeons

Baek Ji-young, Nam Kyu-ri Win Damages from Plastic Surgeons Singer Baek Ji-young and actress Nam Kyu-ri on Monday won damages from a plastic surgery clinic that had used their photos for advertising without their permission. The Seoul Central District Court on Monday ordered the clinic's owner to pay them each …See all stories on this topic … Continue reading

Reality TV hypes plastic surgery crazeThe Korea Herald

Reality TV hypes plastic surgery crazeThe Korea Herald An overweight 20-year-old man with breasts and “unattractive facial features,” as well as a 30-year-old woman sufferin…See all stories on this topic Reality TV hypes plastic surgery craze Since then, the makeover shows have played a significant role in driving the cosmetic surgery boom and trend in … Continue reading

:: Plastic Surgery For Korean Man :: | Asia Smack

:: Plastic Surgery For Korean Man :: | Asia Smack A TV program in Korea has brought hope to the man with a lack of good-looking face. While conducting plastic surgery magical, they completely change the ugly  …See all stories on this topic Did You Get Surgery? Korean Celebrities Who We Think Went Under the … Continue reading

Plastic Surgery: Scary Similarity in South Korea | LivLuna

Plastic Surgery: Scary Similarity in South Korea | LivLuna You thought that cosmetic surgery here in the US was intense? Oh no. We haven' t even skimmed the surface. South Korea has the highest rate of plastic surgery …See all stories on this topic Risky jaw surgery popular in S. Korea A physician with the Korean … Continue reading

The Internet, beauty, and obscured perceptions

The Internet, beauty, and obscured perceptions This post reinforced the perception of South Korea as a plastic surgery-obsessed country and that perception spread quickly through the Internet. But the post turned out to be a misleading Reddit headline compounded by photoshopped faces of the women …See all stories on this topic Plastic Surgery In Korea … Continue reading

Cosmetic surgery procedures increasing in Britain and globally

Cosmetic surgery procedures increasing in Britain and globally A recent survey by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS) has revealed that 20 percent of South Korean women have now undergone cosmetic surgery, and in the United Kingdom in 2012, women underwent 39,070 surgical procedures …See all stories on this topic Woman: I wasn't … Continue reading

Intimate Post-Op Portraits Of Plastic Surgery Patients (NSFW)

Intimate Post-Op Portraits Of Plastic Surgery Patients (NSFW) The South Korean plastic surgery industry is flourishing. … Statistics on surgery adoption are somewhat in sync with fast mobile phone adoption, …See all stories on this topic Cosmetic surgery is booming in Korea – Creative Beauty Cosmetic plastic surgery is big business, surgical makeovers with cosmetic … Continue reading