Plastic surgery made it possible for one South Korean criminal to evade authorities and embark on a nine month robbery spree.
By Camille Hong
Journalist Geoffrey Cain's consultation with a Seoul-based clinic helped him to discover his inner K Pop idol.Scroll
Illegal brokerage agencies are cashing in on medical tourists who visit South Korea for plastic surgery breaks.
China and South Korea's promise of an online lookup facility promises to help medical tourists choose reputable providers.
When a Brazilian man gets plastic surgery to look Korean, radical surgical techniques are required.
In 2008, the story of Hang Mioku went viral. The former model and singer injected cooking oil in her face - with disastrous results.