We live in a world where people are obsessed with perfecting their physical appearances and eradicating their blemishes. In fact, far too many of us live our lives trying to appease other people by attempting to meet society’s standards of beauty.

And it’s is an unfortunate fact, but our looks definitely determine how we are perceived by the people around us.

This was definitely the case for 22-year-old Noppajit Monlin, who was suffering greatly due to his twisted jaw. Not only did his facial deformity make eating difficult, but it made him incredibly self-conscious about his overall physical appearance.

His face was covered in blemishes and spots that he deemed to be severe imperfections, and he always dreamed of living a life where he didn’t have to worry about what people thought of his appearance.

Monlin works in a factory in Thailand, and, unfortunately, his disfigurement alienated a lot of his coworkers who did not even attempt to interact with him. But now he has gone under the knife, he’s transformed his appearance beyond recognition.

In fact, he looked so different after the procedure that his own mother didn’t even recognize him, prompting her to break down into tears when she first saw him. She wasn’t prepared for such a dramatic transformation and said she missed his natural face.

Monlin decided to go on a popular television show called Let Me In Thailand, which is based solely on extreme plastic surgery procedures and documents how they completely transform the lives of the people who undergo them.

The procedure ultimately ended up fixing his jaw into place. In addition to this, he had work done on his forehead and eyelids.

The 22-year-old also received botox injections in his salivary glands to put a stop to his excessive drooling and extensive skin treatments to clear up his facial blemishes. But prior to having the surgery, he’d already found love with a transgender woman…