Wedded Bliss Iranian Style

  • The Complicated Beauty of the Persian Nose

    Iran has the highest rate of nose surgery in the world per capita. According to most estimates, Iranians get four times the amount of nose jobs that Americans do. For Persian women and some men, the operation is a marker not just of physical beauty but...

  • Wedded Bliss, Iranian Style

    I was born in Iran in 1973. My biological mother was unable to take care of me, so I was placed in a children's home in Tehran when I was just a few months old.