According to the South China Morning Post, “many modern Chinese woman aspire to be: Bai-fu-mei (白富美). This portmanteau of three Chinese characters—‘white’, ‘rich’, and ‘beautiful’—puts white first.”
Something like this.
In order to achieve the look of pure porcelain, some Chinese women will go to extreme lengths.
Others simply avoid the sun.
But there’s a better way. One that doesn’t involve scary Frankenstein experiments or shutting yourself away in some closet. Meet the Facekini!
Over the years, designs have become, at times, quite elaborate.
There’s a full body porcelain facekini.
And even facekini fashion shoots.
Don’t worry fellas, there’s facekinis for you too.