https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2023.1084941/abstract Note this is a pre=pub abstract.
That may be true in Korea but I do kind of question whether USA has the same social "benefit" beliefs. Maybe among the subset of grandiose narcissists :)
Well, I'm here to tell the vast majority of these people that they're actually pretty ugly. I'll say it again: most Americans are not that attractive to begin with.
I've also heard women (presumably "attractive") say they loved wearing masks because no one bothered them about smiling and they didn't have to do full makeup.