Dimpleplasty in Korea - An easy way to achieve dimples

Did you ever notice the dimple on AOA’s Seol Hyun, Shin Minah, Hyun Bin as well as Lee Minho? Their irresistible dimples have made them well-known and is considered as one of the most desirable features. In Korea, it is possible to create dimples on your cheeks by undergoing dimpleplasty.

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Dimpleplasty is a minimally invasive procedure used to create dimples. It is a simple yet affordable surgery and many people in Korea have undergone such surgery to enhance their looks. It was found that people with dimples have a younger and more approachable look.

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You can simply let your doctor know where you wish to create a dimple and after consultation, he or she would let you know on how the procedure would be. The doctor would make an incision of about 5mm, creating a dent on the cheek muscle before securing it with dissolvable thread to the internal surface of the skin. The entire procedure takes less than 30 minutes and that is why many people find it convenient to undergo dimpleplasty.

Despite dimpleplasty being a simple procedure, there are definitely still important things to take note. 2 to 3 days after the surgery, it is recommended to gargle your mouth instead of brushing your teeth. You should also consume food which is light and soft such as porridge and avoid drinking alcohol and smoking for 2 to 3 weeks. In addition, try to avoid opening your mouth or yawning too wide for a month so that the secured thread would not loosen.

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For the dimple to look completely natural, It would take about 2 to 3 months. Like other surgeries, it is also common for bruises and swelling to appear. If there are other complications such as scarring, it is advisable to follow up with the doctor in charged.

After all, beauty is powerful and a smile would make the world much more beautiful~ Always keep smiling! :)

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