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Penang continues to draw tourists seeking to enhance their looks

They are not just coming to this state for the sun and the surf. Affordable surgical procedures in Penang continue to draw “nip and tuck” tourists seeking to enhance their looks.

Chinese tourists flock to South Korea for “celebrity looks”

It was in the mid-2000s when South Korean plastic surgeon Joo Kwon noticed a trickle of Chinese women walking into his clinic, even though he hadn't advertised overseas.

Medical tourism – weighing the risks and benefits

Medical tourism has seen a huge jump over the past decade, and is projected to be a US$100 billion global industry by 2010, according to the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions.

Visit Cornwall backs cosmetic tourism ops

A national campaign to promote Cornwall as a so-called plastic surgery tourism destination is being supported by the county's tourist board.

Why tourists flock to Seoul for a new face

When Singapore resident Jennifer Lim, 28, got fed up with people asking her whether she was tired, even when she was energetically wide awake, she knew it was time for a makeover.

Worry over cosmetic surgery tourism surge

New Zealanders flying overseas for a quick nip and tuck are returning with more than they bargained for, plastic surgeons warn.Christchurch cosmetic surgeon Dr Howard Klein said there was a growing trend of people going overseas for plastic surgery and returning with complications.