1 year ago

South Korea's Growing Obsession with Cosmetic Surgery

America is a country obsessed with plastic surgery. Countless tabloids and gossip sites constantly speculate on what celebrity has had work done and where. Americans dished out an estimated $12 billion on cosmetic enhancements last year alone.

1 year ago

Welcome to the plastic surgery capital of the world

When I enter JK Plastic Surgery Clinic in Seoul's "beauty belt," the strip of plastic surgery clinics in the Gangnam district, a pretty receptionist greets me.

I can't help but look at her doll-like features and wonder if she, too, has gone read more...

1 year ago

Can you really control where you lose fat?

Story highlightsWhere your body loses fat has more to do with genetics than exerciseBut exercise and diet can help you lose fat overallThere are ways to make your waistline look smaller in the meantime

The rumor: You can spot-reduce to lose