A Look At Male Beauty Standards Around The World

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The attributes that make a man”beautiful” vary from region to region, as this Buzzfeed video reveals.

In Brazil, for example Germanic features with a deep tan is considered the “ideal” look. In South Korea, meanwhile, plastic surgery is increasingly popular among men—with eye-widening the most common procedure. (Though guys in the Pacific Rim seem to be the biggest consumers of skincare products.)

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Facial hair and muscle definition have universal appeal, though the “perfect” amount of both differs by country.

Whiteness, unsurprisingly,is also a mark of enhanced beauty—no matter where you are: In South Africa, where 79.6% of the population considers itself Black African, caucasian men appeared on more than three-quarters of all fashion magazines.

Check out some interesting facts about the “ideal man” from around the world, below: