Body Modification

Achilles Heel Piercing - Just One Step Too Far?

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 21.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

Body Modification is a process whereby people undergo some pretty extreme modifications to their bodies such as horn shaped implants to the forehead and multiple piercings to various parts of the body including genitalia and orifices.

If You Don't Know What A Tattooth Is, You're Not Down With The Kids

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here's something that may make you rethink all the times you rolled your eyes at grills and gold teeth: tooth tattoos. Also called 'tatteeth', den...

GRAPHIC: This Man's Tongue Is Literally In His Cheek

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We thought we'd seen it all with Diablo Delenfer, the self-titled Devil Man who had body modifications to include horns and a forked tongue. But e...

This Guy Spent £10,000 To Look Like The Devil

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Some people have spent thousands to look like Barbie and Ken, others hanker after Cheryl Cole's dimples. But one man has fixated on a particular c...

Platinum Eye Implants

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Tech

The world of body implants is a far-ranging one. At one end of the scale are those who feel the need to stick a phone-sized sensor in their arm to ...

Raising The Bar: Why Are Facial Piercings Deemed Unprofessional?

Gabrielle Leimon | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gabrielle Leimon

Here I am finishing my university degree and finding myself once more in the tedious ceremonial that is the job hunt. The constant string of CV printing, interviews and searching. This is a fairly unpleasant process for most, but for someone with facial piercing it's always a bit more uncomfortable.

Technological Body Modification: In Pursuit of Singularity

Clare Acheson | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Tech
Clare Acheson

Researchers and amateur practitioners alike are fusing man and machine to speed up communication and boost intelligence. Body modification programmes that embrace the study of and desire for the transitioning of humanity through technology are emerging around the world.

'Stalking Cat' Found Dead In Apparent Suicide

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK

A man who devoted his life to making himself look like a tiger has died in an apparent suicide. Dennis Avner, who preferred to be known by his Nat...