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Section: Overview

Is Asian Plastic Surgery
Just About Westernization?


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Both women here are beautiful. Still, no matter how much plastic surgery they undergo, one can never be turned into a copy of the other.

western beauty

But can their features be improved upon? Possibly. Possibly not.

Or can one be made to look more like the other? To some small degree, yes. But mostly, no with a big exclamation point.

Since many popular Asian cosmetic operations do tend to move facial features in a European direction, many people simply assume that Westernization is the primary objective of those seeking Asian plastic surgery. Actual motivations and goals, however, are usually more complex.

Times are achanging, as is the global demographic. See Han Chinese face now the world's most typical, and then take a sneak peek at Ethnic Easternization circa year 2020.


Next: Identity, Ethnicity, and Culture

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Map of East and Southeast Asia

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Jaw
jaw reduction
Jaw 2
jaw moving surgery
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square face
Square2
square face surgery 2
Wide
wide face
V-Chin
v-line jaw
Cheek
cheek reduction
Forehead
forehead augmentation
Eyes
double eyelid surgery
Epiplast
epicanthoplasty
Revision
eyelid revision surgery
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love band eyelid surgery
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brow lift
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lip reduction surgery
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rhinoplasty
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short nose surgery
Mouth
mouth surgery
Chin
chin augmentation
Anime
anime plastic surgery
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hairline lowering
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breast implant
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liposuction
Calf
calf cankle reduction
S-Line
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