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Korean stars who can’t pull off glasses

  • Published : May 31, 2016 - 14:28
  • Updated : May 31, 2016 - 14:28

Glasses sometimes make you nice and fashionable, but judging from the pictures below, this is not always the case.

Park Hae-jin

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Actor Park Hae-jin, who is enjoying immense popularity across Asia, wore glasses in his yearbook photos.

Kim Woo-bin

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Model-turned-actor Kim Woo-bin had square-frame glasses. It was probably a fashion item in those days, but definitely looks old-fashioned now.

Taecyeon of 2PM

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Singer-and-actor Taecyeon is known for his bad vision, which made him exempt from military service. But he began to look much cooler after taking off his glasses.

Kim Tae-hee

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Many Korean agree that actress Kim Tae-hee is one of Korea’s most beautiful women. She looks really smart even with her glasses, but much prettier without them.


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Seohyun of well-known K-pop girl group Girls’ Generation also wore glasses before receiving LASIK eye surgery. The red glasses made her look somewhat nerdy.

By Kim Soo-hyang (shkim@heraldcorp.com)

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