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Do All Miss Korea Contestants Look Alike?

Categories: East Asia, South Korea, Arts & Culture, Media & Journalism, Photography, Women & Gender

The web was abuzz over the photo of 20 of South Korean pageant contestants who all look uncannily alike [1], and jeering comments were made against South Korean women's beauty standards. However,┬ásome Korean net users, pointing out some media coverage can be misleading, posted another photos of contestants [2] which people can tell them apart and explained that it is more of the ‘photoshop’ issue- the overuse of airbrushing.