Posts Tagged ‘South Korea’

South Korean Rapper Psy to Hit UK no.1

September 29, 2012 Leave a comment

Something maddeningly catchy for the weekend.

South Korean rapper Psy is poised to hit the UK no.1 music chart with his hit Gangnam Style. The 34 year old has had his video viewed over 300 million times on Youtube and has had more ‘likes’ than any other video in Youtube’s history.

Looking as if he is riding an imaginary horse and at moments doing a lasso hand movement like he was after cattle, the singer has been strutting his stuff with Britney Spears, Katy Perry and Robbie

Watch Gangham Style here …

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Biggest Male Makeup Market Is South Korea

September 21, 2012 Leave a comment

Who would have thought? Korean men have been known for being stoic, hard and emotionless – well, that was until now.

Flag of South Korea

Flag of South Korea (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

With only 19 million men in South Korea, they have managed to corner 21% of the men’s cosmetic market totally sales worldwide. That’s $495.5 million dollars last year alone making South Korea the biggest men’s makeup market to date.

According to The Week:


“Why are South

South Korea has largest male makeup users …

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Special Camouflage Makeup to Protect Soldiers

August 24, 2012 Leave a comment

One does not normally associate ‘makeup’ with soldiers. More like ‘war paint’ or just ‘camouflage goop’, but these

U.S. Air Force Tactical Air Controller (known ...

U.S. Air Force Tactical Air Controller talks on the radio with an A-10 Thunderbolt II pilot on a mountain in South Korea (June 2003). Photo by Peter Rimar. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

non-seasonal colors play an important part in protecting and keeping soldiers from harm.

Basically if you do not want to be a sitting target

Special makeup for soldiers …

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