Pattipan Boonyee, a mortuary cosmetologist, performs a respectful prayer over the corpse of a schoolboy who was murdered in the town of Sri Racha in eastern Thailand. Photo: Tibor Krausz Pattipan Boonyee, a mortuary cosmetologist, performs a respectful prayer over the corpse of a schoolboy who was murdered in the town of Sri Racha in eastern Thailand. Photo: Tibor Krausz
Pattipan Boonyee, a mortuary cosmetologist, performs a respectful prayer over the corpse of a schoolboy who was murdered in the town of Sri Racha in eastern Thailand. Photo: Tibor Krausz

‘He makes dead people look like they’re asleep’: Thai volunteer’s cosmetic treatments give deceased a better goodbye

  • Volunteer mortuary cosmetologist Pattipan Boonyee provides free cosmetic treatment services to poor bereaved families in Thailand
  • His skill in making the dead look as lifelike as possible sees him in much demand and he has an army of fans on social media

Topic |   Thailand
Pattipan Boonyee, a mortuary cosmetologist, performs a respectful prayer over the corpse of a schoolboy who was murdered in the town of Sri Racha in eastern Thailand. Photo: Tibor Krausz Pattipan Boonyee, a mortuary cosmetologist, performs a respectful prayer over the corpse of a schoolboy who was murdered in the town of Sri Racha in eastern Thailand. Photo: Tibor Krausz
Pattipan Boonyee, a mortuary cosmetologist, performs a respectful prayer over the corpse of a schoolboy who was murdered in the town of Sri Racha in eastern Thailand. Photo: Tibor Krausz
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