By Erica Smith, totalbeauty.com
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and you don’t have to look too far to realize that’s true. We’ve all done some things in the name of beauty (eyelash extensions, Brazilian waxes and tanning beds, to name a few) that probably seem crazy to people in different cultures who define beauty much differently.
Here in the U.S., we may value long, flowy hair, bronzed skin and a face free of wrinkles, but in other parts of the world, pale complexions, visible scars and shaved heads are the enviable traits. Here, we explore nine very different qualities that are considered beautiful around the globe. Find out if you would you be considered beautiful in these far-flung destinations.