Herbert Chavez, from the Philippines, has had extensive cosmetic surgery to make him look more like Superman.
Herbert Chavez, 35, a Superman fan, has dramatically changed his appearance using plastic surgery to look more like his favorite super-hero.
Herbert Chavez has undergone a variety of procedures ranging from chin augmentation to thigh implants.
According to a video report on the Philippines’ Bandila News, Herbert Chavez has been going under the plastic surgery since 1995 to achieve the transformation.
Herbert Chavez, whose profession is “pageant trainer”, has also an impressive collection of Superman memorabillia.
Herbert Chavez’ home in Calamba City, south of the capital, Manila, is stuffed with life-size statues, action figures, clothing, comics and posters depicting the comic book hero.
So far, Herbert Chavez has admitted to having the following procedures to make him look more like Superman:
Chin augmentation to give him Superman’s iconic cleft;
Rhinoplasty to transform his Asian nose into one more closely resembling Superman actor Christopher Reeves;
Silicone injections to his lips to make them fuller and thicker;
And thigh implants to make his legs appear more muscular.
Herbert Chavez look appears to be an amalgamation of all the actors who have played Superman, as well as comic book depictions of the fantasy character.