CNN recently did an interesting story regarding a new popular trend amongst a certain number of Asian individuals requesting to look more “western”. Reshaping of the nose and eye lid surgery seems to be a very popular growing Asian trend in Seoul which has been attracting many Asian people looking to have a more European look.

“They can find a much better job if they have a pretty face,” says Dr. Kim Byung Gun, a Seoul-based surgeon, who says foreign patents comprise 30 percent of his clientele. Of that 30 percent, he notes 90 percent are Chinese.”