Chinese Americans as well as Chinese women in their homeland have grown an obsession to double eyelid surgery. The surgery has become extremely popular among Chinese women in the last couple years. Plastic surgery or cosmetic s...
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...d their way of thinking by making them self-conscious of what is real beauty. Chinese women are denied their knowledge, intellectual capabilities if they do not fit they western ideal. These women are humiliated, controlled, oppressed and are denied any privileges if they do not fit the Ideal standard beauty by a male dominant society.
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