Many people were confused and thought these 2 idols were relatives in real life.
There have been various cases in KPOP when many idols whose outlooks resemble each other like “real sisters/brothers”. They are not siblings by blood but hold many similarities in their facial features and even their body appearance. Most recently, Chaeryeong (ITZY) and Bang Ye Dam (TREASURE) stirred up Korean netizens by having similar appearances. They looked so much alike to the point that many people misunderstood them as real siblings.
On various online forums in Korea, netizens were sharing photos of Chaeryeong and Bang Ye Dam, which they consider to be proof that the two members ITZY and TREASURE gave off a similar feeling. Some netizens emphasized that the two idols’ smiles were indeed very similar, while other netizens pointed out that the two idols looked even more alike when they were children.
It was quite an interesting fact that both Chaeryeong and Bang Ye Dam were former contestants of the popular audition program “Kpop Star”. While Bang Ye Dam participated in the competition in season 2, Chaeryeong and her sister Chaeyeon (IZ*ONE) appeared in season 3. In addition, the ages of these 2 idols are also quite similar: Chaeryeong is 20 years old this year (born in 2001) while Bang Ye Dam is only 1 year younger than her (born in 2002).
Many Korean netizens have enthusiastically discussed the physical features that they think have many similarities between Chaeryeong and Bang Ye Dam:
– “These two look like siblings”
– “I guess I‘d believe it if someone told me Bang Ye Dam is Chaeryeong’s younger brother”
– “I think they look more alike when they were kids, when they grow up they have a lot of different features”
– “These two could be mistaken for relatives”,…