The Beijing based Mirror newspaper reports that the ongoing International Cosmetics and Fashion Week has just established a Chinese Beauty Standard.1 2
Eighteen chapters, covering different parts of the body, are devoted to elucidating the Chinese aesthetic.
According to the standard, a Chinese beauty must have an oval face, willow-leaf shaped eye-brows and a mouth that curves upwards at the corners.
The length of a woman's eyes should be 24 to 28 millimeters, with a distance of 35 millimeters between the two eyes.
A poll on China's web portal sohu.com has just elected their list of the ten most beautiful Chinese women. At number one is actress Vicky Zhao Wei.
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