It’s been said that Koreans have a fever for bimaxillary operations—operations where bones in the upper and lower jaw are cut to make the face shorter and the chin more slender. Former Roo’ra member Kim Ji Hyun is no exception.
At the beginning of a recent interview with edaily, she looked nervous, which is understandable considering the years she’s spent out of the limelight and the recent scandals involving former Roo’ra members Ko Young Wook, Shin Jung Hwan, and Lee Sang Min.
When asked what made her decide to choose such extensive surgery, she said that she went through a lot of tough times in the past ten years and she wanted a change in her life. She still isn’t fully recovered from her surgery, but she couldn’t turn down all the offers to appear on shows.
Here’s what she looked like before surgery:
She’s also known to be working on her new album. She explained that her father passed away last month and this made her depressed. She felt that she had to find something else to keep herself busy.
Are you excited for a Kim Ji Hyun comeback?