It will be nothing wrong if South Korea is called the biological sister of North Korea, which is famous just for the awkward practices carried on by its citizens which makes it isolated from the rest of the world. When we get to know about South Korea, many things that are thought about as nothing strange by its citizens along with the quirky lifestyle adopted by its citizens may awe strike us sometimes. As per the mindset of the majority of us may be that South Koreans are high-end superstitious, but some of their practices adopted in their lifestyle may make them look like time travelers! Due to their precise thinking that is implemented by the whole country. So let’s get to know some astonishing facts about South Korea.
1. Cosmetic Surgery Is A Trend
Cosmetic surgery is way too common here and it is said that usually, parents give their daughters double eyelid surgery on their 16th birthday. Moreover, about 20-30% of the female population has undergone plastic surgery in life as per recent researches.
2. Demand For Instantly Delivered Fast Food
All the multinational fast food companies have developed a lot especially in such countries who practice a futuristic lifestyle. The delivery boys in South Korea are faster than any other country so that it fits in their fast lifestyle. And the thing that amazes most of us is that these boys return to collect the used dishes and utensils to the delivery destination!
3. Hold Blood Group Responsible For Personality Traits
South Koreans think the personality traits or nature of an individual depends on one’s blood group and this way is highly trusted by its citizens in order to find ideal life partners with the same blood group.
4. Crime Scenes Are Needed To Be Recreated By Criminals
Criminals are forced to recreate crime scenes by the police in order to seek detailed information about the crime. They are asked to do so with their hands tied and are recorded by media at every instance. It must be pretty humiliating but you don’t have any other option if you commit a crime in South Korea.
5. Men Love Makeup Too
Many of us may not get amazed after knowing this as after the introduction of short video apps like Tiktok, this has become too common across the world. Even before its introduction, South Korean men were known for their love for makeup and it sounded too weird.