Did Moon Chae-won Undergo Plastic Surgery? Here are the Facts and a Before and After Photo Comparison!

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South Korean Popular Actress Moon Chae-won

Moon Chae-won (born November 13, 1986) is a South Korean actress and model. Chae-Won first gained attention in 2008 in her supporting role as a gisaeng in Painter of the Wind. Following that, she was cast in the drama Brilliant Legacy with actor, presenter, and singer Lee Seung-gi, and it was one of the highest-ranked Korean dramas in 2009. In 2011, she marked the peak of her career, landing leading roles in the television drama The Princess’ Man and the action blockbuster War of the Arrows. Both became a commercial and critical success, with Arrows as the highest-grossing Korean film of the year.

Moon Chae-won’s Profile

Name Moon Chae-won (문채원)
Born November 13, 1986, Daegu – South Korea
Nationality South Korea
  • Actress
  • Model
Years Active 2007 – Present
  • MSTeam Entertainment ( Korea ) ( 2007 – 2016 )
  • Namoo Actors ( 2016 – Present )
  • IMX Inc. ( Japan )
Height 168 Cm
Blood Type B


Moon Chae-won was born in South Korea, and moved to Seoul with her parents when she was in 6th grade. After graduating from high school, this beautiful woman continued her education at Chugye Art University in the Western Painting Department. However, in 2006, Moon Chae-won left university to focus on her acting career.

Moon Chae-won made her debut in the 2007 television drama Mackerel Run with newcomer Lee Min-ho. A year later, she began to attract public attention in the drama Painter of the Wind. This drama is based on a historical fiction novel by Lee Jung-myung. At that time, she played a beautiful gisaeng who fell in love with Shin Yun-bok (played by Moon Geun-young). The pair were received positively, and even received the most votes for Best Couple at the 2008 SBS Drama Awards.

Still in the same year, Moon Chae-Won and Lee Min-ho were paired again, in the comedy film Our School’s E.T …. After that, she began starring in popular dramas, including Shining Inheritance (2009), My Fair Lady (2009), It’s Alright, Daddy’s Daughter (2010), The Princess’ Man (2011), The Innocent Man (2012), Good Doctor (2013) and Goodbye Mr. Black (2016).

Did Moon Chae-won Undergo Plastic Surgery?


Moon Chae-won is one of the artists who were lucky enough to be born with natural beauty. She was born with an amazing visual. When asked by the media, Moon Chae-won admitted that she had never performed surgery on her face. The actress said that she just takes diligent care of her skin.

In the Talking Mirror program which was broadcast on April 30, 2014, Moon Chae-won shared how she cared for her skin to keep it healthy and fresh. She claimed to have very sensitive skin, and as much as possible, she tries not to touch her face with her hands.

“I often use cold wet towels as a decrease in heat, other than that I drink mineral water when I’m thirsty instead of drinking juice,” said the star of The Innocent Men, as reported on the All K-Pop page. Not only that, Moon Chae-won often applies sunscreen before doing daily routines. “Sunscreen is used to protect the skin from the Sun, besides maintaining moisture and giving a cold effect on the skin,” explained the beautiful artist, who was born in 1986.

After sharing her beauty secrets, Lee Seung-gi, her co-star in the drama Brilliant Legacy also revealed skin problems that often occur due to the influence of her busy life.

“My skin is in a condition that is not good because of the busy filming that I did, where my sleep time became unclear, so the rhythm of my body fell apart. I was sad enough to think about how my body’s skin can’t breathe for the next 365 days,” she said.

Moon Chae-won also admitted that she often washed her face using green tea and warm water to brighten her skin. “I also often make tea with omija, chrysanthemum flowers, and ginseng so that the skin can maintain its beauty,” she said.

Moon Chae-won Before Her Debut


High school graduation photos of actress Moon Chae-won were spread in the online media, proving that Moon Chae-won has had a natural beauty since she was born. In these pictures, Moon Chae-won shows that she has always had a slim and light complexioned face. Her visual from before she made her debut has remained the same until now, showing that she never made changes to her face. Even though she looks at cameras with chic expressions, her innocent and pure charm shines through. Moon Chae-won keeps netizens in awe of the natural beauty she has.