Kara’s Nicole revealed her charm as a child with recently released photos from when she was young. Local news agencies picked up the girl group member’s photos circulating on the Internet through online community boards.

In the pictures, Nicole is shown in various stages of her girlhood, including a photo from when she graduated elementary school. The youthful appeal she radiated as a child translates to her current charm. In particular, her elementary school graduation photo exuded her eye-catching smile.

Netizens who have seen the photos commented, “Perfect smile. Cute,” “You’ve got braces,” “You looked a bit mature during your elementary years,” “You’re cute even before you debuted,” “Nicole’s smiles are here,” and other such reactions.

Meanwhile, Nicole and the rest of Kara will be embarking on an Asian tour, which kicks off in Japan in April.