Debuting as adorable angels, they’re now stunning queens. The 9 maknae members of 9 girl-groups have drawn attention by their beauty from debut to now. Check out what the youngest members of each girl group looked like during their debut.
1. Yeri (Red Velvet)
Yeri debuted at 17 years old with “Ice Cream Cake” in 2015, full of sweet and girly charms as Red Velvet’s maknae member.
Currently, Yeri has matured and explodes with charismatic vibes — as seen here in their Seasons Greetings 2020 photoshoot and through Instagram recent photos.
Her natural beauty makes her the perfect combination of adorable and stunning.
2. Yuna (ITZY)
Debuting at age 17, Yuna went viral as ITZY’s visual maknae with their song “Dalla Dalla.”
With their recent release “Not Shy,” Yuna ditched her Ariel hair for an edgy black look with chopped bangs.
Her charisma is as strong as ever in the music video where she makes ITZY’s sharp choreography look effortless.
3. Tzuyu (TWICE)
Tzuyu wowed with her visuals in 2015 with TWICE’s debut song “Like Ooh Aah.”
The giant maknae member looked mature yet innocent and garnered attention from netizens across Korean online communities.
Nowadays, her visuals have continued to escalate with TWICE’s latest comeback, “MORE & MORE.”
She can still look soft and innocent when she needs to!
4. Lisa (BLACKPINK)
BLACKPINK exploded onto the K-Pop scene in 2016 with “Boombayah,” showcasing Lisa as a fierce and captivating rapper.
Over time, Lisa has evolved into an even more confident and badass version of herself. Her line “Look at you, now look at me” in BLACKPINK’s latest release “How You Like That” sums up the aura she brings to the stage.
She can also have a softer yet still intense appeal, such as her mentoring time on iQiyi’s idol survival program Youth With You.
5. Shuhua ((G)I-DLE)
At age 19, Shuhua debuted with (G)I-DLE in 2018 with “Latata.”
Vocal about her love for her natural self, she hardly ever dyed her hair and would avoid wearing makeup whenever she could.
Recently, she shines in (G)I-DLE’s most recent release “DUMDI DUMDI” where she actually did a subtle dye job on her hair — and she slayed it!
6. Arin (OH MY GIRL)
OH MY GIRL’s Arin looked like the perfect rookie idol at age 17 during “Cupid” era.
Looking almost like an older sister to herself nowadays, she’s grown up before fans’ eyes!
As she’s matured, she’s received tons of praise from netizens for her stunning fairy-like visuals.
7. Umji (GFRIEND)
At age 18, Umji debuted as GFRIEND’s bubbly maknae with “Glass Bead.” Unfortunately, during this time, she received unfair criticism for her visuals.
Lately, however, she’s been receiving more praise for her gorgeous looks from netizens.
However, it’s evident that Umji’s always been beautiful!
8. Hwasa (MAMAMOO)
Debuting in 2014 with “Mr. Ambiguous,” many people might not assume that sexy Hwasa is actually the youngest of MAMAMOO!
With the release of her debut EP “María,” Hwasa – the maknae member shows her raw emotions through her lyrics and continues to bring her fierce performances to the stage.
She brings a similar untouchably cool vibe in MAMAMOO’s “Hip.”
9. Wonyoung (IZ*ONE)
Wonyoung stole fans’ hearts as IZ*ONE’s tall beauty with their debut song “La Vie en Rose.” as maknae member.
She continues to go viral for her unbelievably beautiful visuals — despite still being only 15 years old!