BEAUTY REPORT: Bagel Head Beauty Craze in Japan

How far will you go for beauty? Would you get Botox? or a Breast implant?

How about implanting your Forehead with a breast implant? sounds crazy huh?

well it seems to be all the rage in Japan, injecting 400 cc of Saline in your forehead and then denting it to make it look like a donut, you think we’re making this up? well read this article on Huffington Post!

“Botox is more ubiquitous than yoga pants in Hollywood. But women (and men) in Asia have been taking part in a different injection “trend” for years: saline bagel-shaped injections on one’s forehead.

“National Geographic Taboo” chronicles the bizarre beauty treatment in an upcoming episode set in Tokyo, following three people who opt into the temporary forehead injections which have become a keen part of the Japanese “body modification” art scene.

Here’s how it goes down: technicians insert a needle into the forehead and inject about 400 cc of saline to create a forehead-sized blob. (One bagel-ee describes is as feeling like “something’s dripping down [his] head” and a “slight stinging sensation.”) The practitioner then places his or her thumb into the blob to create the indentation”.

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