Chinese women flock to S Korea -- for surgery to look like K-pop idols

18 November 2014 / 1 year 11 months ago

Images showing the drastic transformation of 20 different women who've undergone plastic surgery procedures were recently published online.

Most of the women sought out similar treatments that have become widely popular in Asia. This includes double eyelid surgery and rhinoplasty using a silicone implant to augment the bridge of the nose.

Many of the women also underwent V-line surgery, a jawline contouring procedure popular in South Korea that gives the face a more narrow, heart-shaped appearance, reports Shanghaiist.

Wide eyes, high nose bridges and a narrow faces with pointed chins are coveted features among many Asian women, and a number of Chinese women (and men) are flocking to South Korea in hopes to attain this look at the hands of skilled surgeons.

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