Faces of Beauty

An in-depth look at plastic surgery in Singapore from the perspectives of both surgeons and female patients. The surgeons interviewed offer insight on the medical practices in the field, while patients share their experiences of going under the knife for a range of cosmetic procedures and give their take on the consequences.

  • Director: Sylvia Lim
  • Runtime: 17m10s
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Rating: PG
  • Availability: library@esplanade
  • Accession No: 2007-D-0489
  • Subtitles: -
  • Release Year: 2005
  • Producer: Christabel Tan
  • Language: English
  • Production Country: Singapore

Cast List:

  • Dr. Leslie Kuek, Dr. Woffles Wu, Dr. Yeap Choong Lieng, Mr. Kelvin Low, Mr. Noorman Abdullah, Ms. Gina Teo, Ms. Charlotte Jensen, Ms. Jo Hong


  • Assistant Producer/Interviewer - Adeline Lu
  • Cameraman - Ikram Daeng
  • Camera Assistant - Anna Mallon
  • Sound Recordist/Lighting - Safuan Bin Hamid
  • Motion Graphics/Final Cut Pro Editor - Sebastian Ting
  • Post-Production - BlackDog TV, Afterdark Project


  • Themes - Beauty, Self-improvement, Appearance, Self-esteem, Confidence
  • Occupations - Plastic Surgeon
  • Medical - Cosmetic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Operation
  • Places - Clinic
  • People - Women, Patient
  • Relationships - Doctor/Patient
  • Medicine - Botox

Other Catalogues