youthlites
  • Save

Aegyo sal is a term used in South Korea to refer to the little fatty deposits under your eyes. The procedure to create them is sometimes called “Korean love band surgery” or “youthlites”.

What exactly does aegyo sal look like?

Contrary to popular belief, aegyo sal does not refer to eye bags under our eyes that we all get from aging. Aegyo sal sits right under the lower eyelid and naturally occurs in children. love band is located right under the lashes, while eye bags are confined to tear ducts under the eyelids.

It’s existence in young people is the reason some people believe it can make you look more youthful and innocent.

Aegyo sal vs eye bags
  • Save
SNSD’s Yoona (right) is an example of an idol with aegyo sal.
What are the methods to achieve aegyo sal?

If you do not have naturally-occurring aegyo sal (i.e. most people over 20), you can have these created artificially. The only permanent way to achieve them is via a surgical procedure where a 0.5 cm flat strip of AlloDerm (acellular dermal matrix) or Gortex is inserted under the skin surface through two small incisions, leaving behind tiny scars. This method heals quickly and sutures can be removed after 3-4 days.

Aegyo sal can also be achieved with fillers for those who do not want to go under the knife. This method is temporary and lasts around 6 months. If you’re curious as to whether your favorite idol has taken the surgical or non-surgical route, keep an eye on their aegyo sal and see if it is sometimes more or less pronounced. If the size of their under-eye bands fluctuates, it’s likely they’ve gone for the filler option.

Lastly, there are make-up tricks to help you get the youthlites look without even needing to see a doctor. If you’re interested in this option, Google is your friend.

Before and after examples

Before and After pics courtesy of ITEM Plastic Surgery in Gangnam, Seoul.

What is aegyo sal? 5
  • Save

Feedback from a plastic surgeon

Honestly, this looks completely silly and not only a waste of money but not worth the risk. I always believe that taking unnecessary risk is ill advised. This surgery is a clear example of this kind of foolishness. Sorry for the strong words but this just looks silly and potentially dangerous that close to the eye.

– Dr. Lam on Korean eye band surgery

Korean natural beauty ideals have typically been influencing the mainstream, including fashion chic stars, TV individuality, and K-pop stars.

Further reading

Still curious? Here are some links with more information.

Please note that the information in this article is NOT meant as medical advice. If you are interested in this topic, do your own research, or better yet, see a specialized medical professional.

Share:

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Subscribe
Notify of
4.4K Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
bit heroes cheat engine - bit heroes iphone hack mac

I like this site because so much useful stuff on here : D.

Hướng dẫn cài đặt và crack camtasia trên mac os MacOSX

I must say, as a lot as I enjoyed reading what you had to say, I couldnt help but lose interest… Read more »

KCNcrew Pack 2018 + Crack Mac OS X

Respect to website author , some wonderful entropy.

look at these guys

You made some decent points there. I looked on the internet for the issue and found most individuals will go along… Read more »

4 cats and dogs key free}

Just wanna input on few general things, The website layout is perfect, the articles is very superb : D.

sims 4 city living cracked free

This is awesome!

lightroom 6.12 serial number

stays on topic and states valid points. Thank you.

Tula

Amazing short article! I extremely delight in your hard work!

Thomas

Who and how do your self order get to toward the bleachers that are within entrance of the artwork museum

barbara

i´ll never understand beauty…… literally the most random thing that people find beautiful

alice

you really need to try aegyo sal tape from AEGYOlab,Thank me later

Hahaha

Tf, I think it makes me look permanently tired…why would people pay to get this?

김승휸

I am personally in LOVE with Aegyo sal! I think they are the cutest things ever! Sooo… Beautiful!! I think i… Read more »

Mrs Reid (@JinebethP)

HILLARIOUS! YOU DONT NEED SURGERY TO GET THAT! YOU JUST SHOULD NOT SLEEP TO GET THIS! HAHAHAHAHA …

chupika

No offense but why is a plastic surgeon dissing his own source of income? XD

Svtwoozi

I only have an 애교살 underneath my left eye? It’s very weird so everytime I smile there’s an 애교살 underneath my… Read more »

Leila

As a European American woman I find it to be really cute. They give the person that has them a very… Read more »

Natalie Nelicheva

It’s awful. Looks like a damplings under your eyes. Or like signs of alcohol addiction. As European, I can say that… Read more »

Eunice

I only have this when laughing. I mean– I don’t have any. it’s just my eyebags. xD

Alaska Young

I thought they were called laugh lines. O.o

Deniz Angün

I don’t like it… Reminds me of Mesut Özil.

1 2 3 211

Most Popular

Stay up to date with all the latest news

Related Posts

Plastic Surgery Meter: Sulli, f(x) | KPOP Surgery 6

Plastic Surgery Meter: Sulli, f(x)

Save We’ve been covering so many men lately, I thought it was time we chose another woman. Sulli of girl group f(x) is drop-dead gorgeous. Digging up pre-debut pictures of her shows that her beauty is totally natural, even her double eyelids. There are some rumors flying around that she had liposuction, but I honestly

Plastic Surgery Meter: Kris, EXO | KPOP Surgery 6

Plastic Surgery Meter: Kris, EXO

Save I’ve been promising more EXO (there are just so many of them!), so today we’ll be looking at EXO-M leader Kris. Sadly, there are not a whole lot of old photos of him, and the ones that exist are not exactly high quality, so it’s a bit hard to say for certain what he’s

Plastic Surgery Meter: Taeyang, BIGBANG | KPOP Surgery 6

Plastic Surgery Meter: Taeyang, BIGBANG

Save I was about ready to call Taeyang a natural beauty, but then I noticed his nose job! Yes, even BIGBANG’s Youngbae went under the knife. If you look at the pictures you can see that he used to have quite a bump on the bridge of his nose, which seems to have magically disappeared with

Plastic Surgery Meter: Lay, EXO | KPOP Surgery 2

Plastic Surgery Meter: Lay, EXO

Save Laaaaaaayyyyrifhldjbhdljbdb <3 unf. Sorry, I just love Lay of EXO-M. In my opinion, he looks pretty much the same now as he did when he was young. I think he probably had a nose job, but if so, he just had it narrowed a little bit and the bump on his bridge shaved off.

4.4K
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x
Scroll to Top
66 Shares
Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap