B.A.P Youngjae accused of plastic surgery due to extreme weight loss?

TS Entertainment‘s boy group B.A.P finally made a comeback with their mini-album MATRIX after being on hiatus for over a year due to conflict with their agency which was eventually resolved through mutual agreement.

Taking part of an interview with MBC‘s Section TV on November 22nd, the host at the group, “Which member became more handsome?” of which Youngjae was chosen, followed by photos of him comparing his looks during his debut and current.

Through a diet, he not only lost weight but his face became slimmer as a result. However, the aftereffect of this outcome was that many have mistaken Youngjae for undergoing plastic surgery due to his more handsome looks.

A netizen’s post published on Instiz is translated below:

Find out what Netizens had to say about this article below!

MBC's "Section TV"
MBC’s “Section TV”

“The before and after diet photos has become a hot topic across various websites. Even among good responses many said he had plastic surgery. In his articles a lot of comments talked about plastic surgery”


“Your nose bridge doesn’t get higher because of weight loss. Come on own up to it”


“Well he got his nose done”


“I don’t think he JUST lost weight”


“Definitely silicone in that nose”

“This is just some of the comments…”

“Evidence he did not have a nose job.”

Evidence 1) Pre-debut photo



“His nose bridge is still there.”

Evidence 2) At the same time period, photo during “Warrior” activities




“He was chubby but he wasn’t as chubby as that picture.”

“His nose was still as high.”


“That’s right. It’s simply because of his immense diet.”




“p.s) Not only did Youngjae lose face fat.”


“He lost his once famous belly^^ .”


Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.

  • Wow he’s really handsome !!! 
  • He was so cute when he was chubbyㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ
  • He sniped my heart he was cute before ㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠ After weight loss ㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠhe’s justㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠ
  • B.A.P was active constantly ever since debut so they had no time for plastic surgery ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ Youngjae’s belly was so cuteㅠㅠ he turned really handsome though..

Source: Instiz