How Korean beauties looked -- before plastic surgery and photoshop

17 March 2014 / 2 years 7 months ago

What did Korean beauties look like long before plastic surgery and and photoshop were invented? The answer might surprise you.

It turns out that conventions of beauty haven't changed much in the last five decades or so, with large eyes, straight teeth and high cheekbones still the order of the day.

These pictures, collated by rocketnews24, show the kind of contestants that topped beauty contests in their day.

The contestants show that plastic surgery and photoshop in and of themselves do not change our appreciation or perception of beauty, they simply make beauty accessible in a sense, to more people.

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