10 Fascinating Features That Are Seen As a Standard Of Beauty In Various countries

 

1-Crooked Teeth (Japan)

Yes it might sound a bit odd where having a straight line of even teeth is considered as the definition of perfect smile in many cases people might think other wise.

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2-Scarification (Western Africa,New Guinea)

This form of body modification is done in Africa where for women having “Tattoos” are considered an indication of great beauty.

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3- A Heart-shaped Face (South Korea)

In south Korea possessing a heart shaped face is seen as one of the key ways to look beautiful and for that many Korean ladies are ready to go under complex operations.

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4-Excess Weight (Mauritania)

Well in Mauritania if you want to attract a man’s gaze then you better have a lot of extra pound of fat on that skinny body of yours.,for which stomach fold are considered as the sexiest thing.Girls are sent to special “farms” where they can eat up to 16,000 calories a day.

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5-Surgical Dressing On The Face (Iran)

Being the capital of Rhinoplasty people in Iran are ready to pay huge sums of money for getting a straight shaped nose as it is considered a symbol of higher status and beauty in the society.

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6-Pale Skin (China,Thailand)

Here in these regions of the world pale skin is considered to be the gold standard of beauty.Every beauty cream in Thailand has a bleaching agent to it while Westerners are crazy for wanting to go to a tanning salon.

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7-A high forehead (The Fula people)

A similar custom has been observed in medieval Europe when women were known to remove as much as half the hair on the top of their head.

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8-A Long Neck (Burma)

According to legend, these rings protect the Kayan women from tigers, although in reality they are simply a way of expressing their tribal identity.

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9-Stretched Lips (Ethiopia)

In the Mursi tribe of Ethiopia, girls learn to stretch the skin of their lower lips using special disks. The larger the disk, the higher the girl’s social status, and the larger the dowry that has to be paid before a marriage.

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10-Mono-brows (Tajikistan)

Local people are convinced that joined-together eyebrows are an indication that a person will have a fortunate life.

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