plastic surgery

Beauty

How Double Eyelid Surgery Has Become a Rite of Passage for Many South Korean Youths

Living in a society obsessed with public perception and appearance, many young South Koreans are going under the knife to elevate their social status, boost their wealth, land a better job and find the perfect partner.
Yae-Jin Ha
4.4.19
pets

Chinese Woman Spends Over $1,000 on Plastic Surgery for her Cat

According to this lady, cats could also benefit from a little double-eyelid surgery
Edoardo Liotta
3.1.19
video

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Genital Plastic Surgeon

And why a foot-long penis just isn't going to happen.
VICE Staff
1.8.19
entertainment

MTV Reboots 'True Life' With a Look at the Lives of Kardashian Stans

In the reboot of MTV's critically acclaimed show, "True Life," the first episode's subjects go to great lengths to look like the Kardashians.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
1.4.19
video

I Got Surgery to Look Like My Snapchat and Facetune Selfies

Broadly follows two women who get cosmetic surgery to look like their filtered selfie photos.
Broadly Staff
12.7.18
YouTube

Researchers Found That A Lot of Plastic Surgery YouTube Videos Are Just Marketing Schemes

Many videos about procedures don't feature medical professionals at all.
Samantha Cole
8.20.18
Beauty

Are People Getting Plastic Surgery to Look Like Instagram Filters?

Doctors say maybe, minus the puppy ears.
Hannah Ongley
8.13.18
body

The Brazilian Government Considers Being Beautiful a Human Right

It subsidizes nearly half a million surgeries every year.
Alvaro Jarrin
5.7.18
body image

12 Camels Disqualified From Beauty Contest For Having Plastic Surgery

"A full, droopy lip and large features are essential to achieving camel celebrity-status."
VICE Staff
1.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Yakuza Boss Allegedly Put Out a Hit on a Nurse After His Botched Dick Surgery

A few months after Satoru Nomura​ went under the knife for a penis enlargement procedure, one of his nurses was stabbed on the street.
Lauren Messman
2.22.17
10 Questions

Ten Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Plastic Surgeon

From giant breast implants, to judging strangers on the street, a doctor opens up about the new face of beauty.
Ankanaa Chowdhury​
2.3.17