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…
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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 Korea,” wrote culture critic Lee Sun-young in a recent newspaper column. According to some viewer comments, the programme makes people …
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One woman's story: I wasn't beautiful enough to stay in South Korea

At his clinic in Shanghai, Korean plastic surgeon Kim Byung-gun demonstrates the so-called 'double eyelid surgery', which adds a crease to the eyelids to make the eyes appear larger. Promoters routinely hounded high schoolers after class, shoving …
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