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Thread: South Korea - Highest Worldwide per Capita Rate of Plastic Surgery

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    Default South Korea - Highest Worldwide per Capita Rate of Plastic Surgery

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    The most popular operations include

    Eyelid surgery ( to make the eyes appear larger)
    Getting one's jawbone shaved or chiseled down for a more V-shaped look.
    Sources blame K-Pop
    …Over 900 K-pop videos on YouTube by South Korea's top three media companies had received over 500 million hits from Asia alone. (This was long before Psy's "Gangnam Style," of course.)

    However, even as countries around the world are reveling in the music of girl and boy bands like Girls' Generation, 2NE1 and Big Bang, some Koreans internally are worried that K-pop may be encouraging the growth of another trend: teen plastic surgery.

    Commonplace today on numerous K-pop fan websites are speculative stories about whether pop idols with picture-perfect facial features are natural or the work of a talented plastic surgeon. Sample headlines from fan sites include: "Chocolat denies plastic surgery rumors: ‘We are 100% natural beauties'"; "Did SNSD's Taeyeon & Tiffany recently undergo cosmetic surgery?"; "Brown Eyed Girls' Miryo addresses plastic surgery rumor; "IU denies that she went under the knife"; "ZE:A's Kwanghee hasn't been able to drink alcohol since he got plastic surgery."

    Often accompanying such stories are recent photos of the K-pop star alongside his or her childhood photos, so that netizens can draw their own conclusions.

    Source : http://jezebel.com/5976202/i-cant-st...lastic-surgery

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    More Pictures at Link : http://www.buzzfeed.com/kierawrr/31-...n-plastic-4gx1
    Last edited by babu.; April 13th, 2013 at 02:12.

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    What's the point?
    Trying to be more beautiful , modifying your bone structures? Being me, is more important to me.

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    No wonder all Korean artists look similar

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    No surprises there, 2chan has been livid about it most of the year.

    Then again, I don't really give a crap, it offers them prettier idols/actresses, so eh, works for them.

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