Chae-yeon, The Talented Member of DIA
Do you know Chae-yeon, a member of one of the very popular South Korean girl groups, DIA? The girl who has the nickname Ending Fairy has a real name Jung Chae-yeon (정채연) and was born in Suncheon, South Korea, on December 1st, 1997.
The girl who lived in Anyang City, South Korea, is also known as one of the active members of DIA who also has her own solo activities apart from the group’s schedules. Chae-yeon was a contestant in a famous survival show, Produce 101 (2016), aired on Mnet. Chae-yeon ranked at the 7th position in the final episode and debuted with the other winners in a group named I.O.I.
Apart from that, her solo career went to another level as she also established a career as an actress, taking part in the romantic fantasy drama, Reunited Worlds (2017) aired on SBS, I Am… (2017) aired on Naver TV Cast, Marry Me Now (2018) aired on KBS2, and many more. Chae-yeon also became one of SBS’ Inkigayo MCs with actor Song Kang and Seventeen’s Mingyu.
DIA’s Chae-yeon known as the 2nd Bae Suzy has made her fans really concerned about her appearance, especially when it comes from Chae-yeon’s weight and her body proportions that keep changing from time to time. Well, let’s get ready to check out Chae-yeon’s transformations, starting from her looks and weight loss in the article below!
Before & After Photos
Many K-Pop fans know that Jung Chae-yeon has a beautiful face and a princess-like appearance. The actress, who was known to be one of the students of Seoul School of Performing Arts, has a natural beauty since she was born.
Some photos of Chae-yeon from before her debut have been leaked online, but she looks as beautiful then, as she does now. Let’s check out DIA’s Chae-yeon’s pre-debut photos below!
This picture was taken when DIA’s Chae-yeon was still in senior high school. Do you recognize her at this age?
This picture above was taken when DIA’s Chae-yeon was in her elementary school days. Look at how cute she is with chubby cheeks!
DIA’s Chae-yeon with her schoolmates in Seoul School of Performing Arts.
The photos below are recent ones showing the most recent appearance of DIA’s Chae-yeon. She’s still looking as adorable as ever and her beauty has improved to another level after debuting with her group, DIA.
Plastic Surgery Accusation
As reported from KpopMap, DIA’s Chae-yeon once explained that her appearance has changed as a result of her going on a harsh diet which made her lose weight and also affected her appearance.
DIA’s Chae-yeon’s pre-debut looks and her present appearance seem to be quite different. The member of DIA who has a zodiac sign as Sagittarius, herself, said that she hasn’t done any plastic surgery when she talked about her past and she only mentioned that she went on a diet until she got the perfect look that she was after.
Some of her fans respected the reason behind the beauty appearance of Chae-yeon when she only did the diet to get the perfect look of an idol, but some of her fans were also curious whether she has done plastic surgery or not. There are fans who are suspicious of how different she looks from the pre-debut era until now that she might have done plastic surgery.
Well, ever since the pre-debut photos of DIA’s Chae-yeon have surfaced people seem very curious about her appearance since the difference of her previous look is really obvious. Soon after, DIA’s Chae-yeon’s friend revealed a picture of the idol to the public as she was undergoing recovery from plastic surgery on her nose and double eyelid.
The pictures below proved that the member of I.O.I, Chae-yeon, did a double eyelid surgery and she also fixed her nose shape into a better look.
What do you think about DIA’s Chae-yeon accusation of her nose and double eyelid surgery?
Take a closer look from DIA’s Chae-yeon performance on Produce 101 while performing Girls’ Generation’s “Into The New World” below!
On July 12th, 2016, DIA’s Chae-yeon appeared as a guest on MBC’s Everyone’s Video Star and she was mentioned about her previous look before she debuted.
One of the MCs, Kim Sook, revealed a childhood photo of DIA’s Chae-yeon and the guests were surprised by her appearance now. The member of DIA who took part as the 2nd visual of the group shyly answered that she was fat back when she was still a child.
“I was 64 kg (~ 141 lbs), and now I’m 48-49 kg (~ 106-108 lbs).” – DIA’s Chae-yeon
The MCs started to become suspicious whether she had a double eyelid surgery and she confessed about the surgery that she went on her nose. DIA’s Chae-yeon also mentioned that the double eyelid naturally came out when she was in middle school.
As you can see from how the MC reacted to DIA’s Chae-yeon’s pre-debut photos, it was seen that she has a different look from her childhood pictures. But now, Chae-yeon has a more beautiful appearance as an idol and visual of the group.