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'Very strong lobby' vs cosmetic surgery tax in bicam, says Drilon

Dec 06, 2017 - 5:49 PM

The bicameral conference committee on the proposed tax reform bill is yet to finalize the issue, which is only present in the Senate version

The fairest of them all: What you need to know about skin whitening

Oct 09, 2017 - 2:45 PM

A look into the world of whitening products and procedures

The nose knows: all about rhinoplasty

Oct 06, 2017 - 10:00 PM

A plastic surgeon and a patient tell us all about this controversial procedure

'Marlou is dead': Xander Ford trends worldwide

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:32 PM

Marlou Arizala's transformation into Xander Ford shocks netizens and sparks discussions on bullying and acceptance

Ex-Hasht5 member Marlou Arizala unveils new look, new name

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:10 PM

Bye Marlou Arizala, hello Xander Ford

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Nov 01, 2016 - 7:51 PM

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Miss Earth Katherine Espín on Imelda Schweighart's 'plastic surgery' accusations

Nov 01, 2016 - 3:20 PM

I ve never done anything in my face Never says Katherine after former Miss Earth Philippines Imelda Schweighart tells fans that she had surgery done

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Seoul plastic surgery clinic probed over staff selfies

Dec 29, 2014 - 5:08 PM

The staff of a plastic surgery clinic in Gangnam South Korea party and eat inside the operating room and post selfies of the event online

PARTYING AT WORK. A plastic surgery clinic in Seoul is under fire after its staff posted photos of them partying in an operating room, with an unconscious patient lying on a bed behind them. Photo courtesy: Yonhapnews

Argentine club's 'boob raffle' causes row

Dec 06, 2014 - 6:33 PM

The owner of the club apologizes saying he had planned to write the winner a check equivalent to the cost of the operation not pay for her surgery directly

Renee Zellweger's 'new face' highlights Hollywood aging taboo

Oct 25, 2014 - 9:33 AM

How does one grow old in Tinseltown?

Seoul to limit plastic surgery ads

Mar 26, 2014 - 6:07 PM

South Korea will restrict plastic surgery ads on public transport after complaints that they were fueling an unhealthy obsession with body image

LIMIT SURGERY. A pedestrian walks past an advertisement for plastic surgery clinic at a subway station in Seoul on March 26, 2014. The South Korean capital Seoul is to restrict the use of plastic surgery adverts on public transport, officials said, after complaints that they were fuelling an unhealthy obsession with body image. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE

Culture shock: Does it matter if you're brown or white?

Jan 06, 2014 - 3:25 PM

I find it baffling and ironic how white skin is seen as the ‘holy grail’ of skin tones

#PugadBaboy: The Toughest Job in the World punchline 3

Dec 20, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#PugadBaboy: The Toughest Job in the World punchline 2

Dec 20, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#PugadBaboy: The Toughest Job in the World

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Marilyn Monroe plastic surgery files to be sold

Oct 10, 2013 - 11:21 AM

Marilyn Monroe s medical records discussing plastic surgery and an ectopic pregnancy is set to be auctioned

South Korea to tax lip jobs, priests

Aug 08, 2013 - 3:41 PM

The proposed new tax codes slap a 10 value added tax on procedures like lip augmentation double jaw surgery and body hair removal beginning 2014

SURGERY-OBSESSED NATION. This picture taken on May 22, 2013 shows a South Korean woman walking past a street billboard advertising double-jaw surgery at a subway station in Seoul. Photo by AFP / Jung Yeon-Je

#PugadBaboy: Revised Korean punchline 2

Jun 21, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#PugadBaboy: Revised Korean

Jun 21, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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#PugadBaboy: Revised Korean punchline 3

Jun 21, 2013 - 5:00 AM

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The Internet, beauty, and obscured perceptions

Jun 20, 2013 - 4:06 PM

Perception sadly is wholly dependent on how information that makes a claim possible is represented and spread online

Chinese city to ban plastic surgery for minors

Oct 24, 2012 - 3:07 PM

A Chinese city is set to ban minors from having cosmetic surgery under draft rules aimed at tackling the country s growing obsession with going under the knife

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Want to look like a Korean celebrity?

Apr 15, 2012 - 3:43 PM

Tourists flock to South Korea surgeons seeking celebrity looks