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Home Appliance Makers Cash in on Fine Dust Pollution Concerns
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Home Appliance Makers Cash in on Fine Dust Pollution Concerns

Manufacturers of home appliances are turning growing concerns about toxic fine dust pollution being blown over from the Chinese mainland to their advantage.

One unexpected beneficiary is the clothes dryer, a product that has not been widely used in Korea until recently as people were happy to hang their washing on the line. But now that the air that dries the clothes is increasingly poisonous, the year has already seen 150,000 units of the bulky gadgets sold during the first quarter, surpassing the whole of last year's sales.

You can now spend the night at Lee Hyoris Jeju Island home, heres how
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You can now spend the night at Lee Hyoris Jeju Island home, heres how

Lee Hyori and Lee Sang Soons home on Jeju Island will soon be available for rent to the public, and people are already rushing to apply.

JTBC will be airing a new entertainment program called Hyoris BB (working title), and a lucky winner will be chosen to stay there.

Recently, JTBC updated their notice board with information on how to apply to stay in Hyoris house. Viewers would be required to write a post explaining why they wanted the opportunity to stay in Hyoris house.

SISTAR's Soyu says she hardly wears clothes at home in 'Cosmopolitan'
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SISTAR's Soyu says she hardly wears clothes at home in 'Cosmopolitan'

SISTAR'sSoyu recently posed for fashion magazine 'Cosmopolitan', where she shared her unique tip in having a healthy body!

The singer wore spring's latest two-tone lipstick, presenting a trendy mood. When asked about her secret to afabulous body, Soyureplied, "I liked to exerciseever since I was little. The strange thing was that I found having a firm, toned body was more attractive than a skinny one. So I naturally started to work out."

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SISTARs Soyou Reveals Why She Doesnt Wear Clothes At Home
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SISTARs Soyou Reveals Why She Doesnt Wear Clothes At Home

SISTARs Soyou, who has been known for her amazing toned body since debut, reveals how she keeps the fitness of her body in check often.

Soyou recently featured in the May issue of fashion magazine Cosmopolitan to showcase the beauty of her makeup that is suitable for spring.

After her photoshoot, Soyou revealed her secrets on how she stays fit by seeing strong healthy bodies as her ideal image.

Ive always enjoyed exercising ever since I was young. Even when thin bodies were under the limelight, Ive always viewed strong, robust bodies as beautiful. I think that because of all this I was able to naturally start working out.

Makers Of Produce 101 Season 2 Discuss Creating A Separate Team Of Trainees For Concerts
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Makers Of Produce 101 Season 2 Discuss Creating A Separate Team Of Trainees For Concerts

The makers of Producer 101 Season 2 are in the midst of discussing a possible concert team for the show, which is different than the layout of the first season, where only the top 11 were picked as a team.

On April 25, a representative from Mnet stated, The Produce 101 Season 2 producers are currently having discussions about picking members for a separate concert team. The representative also informed news sources that there hasnt been a final decision regarding holding a concert yet, and if the concert does happen, there are still various logistical issues to figure out before confirming the news.