Cosmetic surgery photos of Miss Venezuela go viral after she becomes Miss Universe 2018 2nd runner-up

Netizens are abuzz over of Miss Universe 2018 second runner-up Sthefany Gutierrez from Venezuela before and after she underwent plastic surgery.

The photos were uploaded on Instagram by Froilan Paez on Christmas Day (Dec 25, 2018), who wrote in his profile that he is a doctor who specialises in "aesthetic and functional nasal surgery".

He shared four photos of Miss Venezuela from different angles taken before and after she had the procedures done.

His hashtags included #rhinoplasty, #mentoplasty and #otoplasty which indicate that Gutierrez had probably had her nose, chin and ears enhanced.

However, the beauty queen is not hiding the fact that she got work done as she commented on the now viral post.

She wrote: "Thank you so much for your professional attention and excellent work. The best! See you soon!"

The post has since garnered over 23,000 likes and amassed over 2,800 comments from netizens.

Gutierrez was second runner-up to the Philippines' Catriona Gray at the Miss Universe pageant held last December 2018 in Thailand.