Here's an extreme Asian "cure" that'll beat all other health-boosting remedies in terms of outlandishness. Ttongsul, an ancient Korean rice wine, may even top "virgin boy eggs"- a popular Chinese snack made of eggs boiled in the urine of prepubescent boys under the age of 10.
Former model Hang Mioku was so addicted to plastic surgery that when doctors refused to give her any more silicone, she took matters into her own hands and injected cooking oil into her face.
The growing obsession with plastic surgery in South Korea is once again under media scrutiny after pictures of a group of Miss Korea 2013 contestants posted online prompted claims that the Asian country's craze for cosmetic procedures have left all the aspiring beauty queens looking like clones.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.