'Snapchat dysmorphia' has social media users seeking plastic surgery
Monday, August 6, 2018, 5:02 PM
Users are seeking plastic surgeries to look like Snapchat filters, according to an article in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. The disorder, coined as, "Snapchat dysmorphia", makes the patients request for fuller lips, bigger eyes, and thinner noses. This leads to being hypercritical of completely normal lines, blemishes, and imperfections masked by Snapchat filters, according to the article.
Human Barbie gets $40,000 plastic surgeries paid by 'sugar daddies'
Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 3:33 PM
A 34-year-old American woman has spent $40,000 (Rs 26 lakh) on surgical procedures to look like a Barbie doll. Katie Rose said, "I do consider myself my own Barbie doll," adding that she "had a lot of positive support from sugar daddies". She first underwent a breast reconstruction procedure after being diagnosed with cancer in 2016.