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 …
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Asian women are seeking plastic surgery to look more like Western women

Although the United States and Brazil are the top two countries in sheer number of plastic surgeries performed, China and Japan are numbers three and four, according to the International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. South Korea, with a …
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S. Korea's plastic surgery fad goes extreme

Photo courtesy: AFP by Jung Ha-Won SEOUL, May 27, 2013 (AFP) – South Korea's obsession with plastic surgery is moving on from standard eye and nose jobs to …
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