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The next big thing in Korean beauty: muscles

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Celebrity trainer Ray Yang (centre) leading participants in a workout session during the TV programme The Body Show at a gym in Seoul on Sept 19.

Seoul

LOOKS no longer centre only on the face in beauty-obsessed South Korea, where more women are hitting the gym to improve muscle tone and physical health.

As the ideal of beauty evolves in a country that is a trendsetter in cosmetics and the pursuit of plastic surgery, women's