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Tongue Cutting
Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia)
Diagnosis Normally, the tongue-tie is diagnosed during the ordinary physical examination if we are talking about adults and children. Concerning infants, doc...
Kori Miller
Teeth Blackening
Ohaguro: Why Did the Japanese Dye Their Teeth Black?
In the modern tradition of having white teeth, it is hard to imagine that many years back there black teeth were in trend. Ohaguro or teeth blacking was a tr...
Kori Miller
Teeth Blackening
Ohaguro: The Beauty of Blackened Teeth in Old Japan
In the modern culture of worldwide beauty standards, people are dying to have as white teeth as possible. Like snow. Even better. But what if centuries ago t...
Mary Miller
Scarification
Scarification Has A Deep History, but Modern Artists Are Bringing It Back
Scarification is a procedure of making your skin covered with patterns, symbols, and images (like tattoos) by leaving scars on it using various technics such...
Mary Miller
Pearling
People Are Shoving Beads into Their Penis Skin for Better Sex
People used to modify their bodies since long ago. Quite often people are ready to modify their bodies and implant various jewelry to look more attractive fo...
Alexis Suarez
Neck Ring
What You Didn’t Know About the Practice of Neck Elongation
We all know that even ancient people were used to undergo various body modifications to look more attractive. Tattoos and piercing have quite a long story an...
Alexis Suarez
Horn Implants
Horn Implants
Since the beauty industry develops at extremely high speed body modifications such as tattoos and piercing became a common thing. However, people do not stop...
Alex Jones
Horn Implants
Body modifier on why horn implants and split tongues are not 'barbarism'
Nowadays Tattoos, piercing, and other body modifications are gaining more and more popularity among youth. However, sometimes those modifications (such as h...
Mary Miller
Surface Piercing
Surface piercing aftercare rules
Like any other piercing type, it can seem more difficult to care for than with classic piercing types, but it includes many same practices as any other pierc...
Skyler Rivera
Eye Tattooing
Eyeball tattooing
Eye tattoos… What is it? Eyeball tattooing is a procedure of injection of colored ink in your eyes’ whites. There are not so many tattooists in the WORLD who...
Kori Miller
Eye Tattooing
Eyeball Tattoos Are Even Worse than They Sound
Blinders: Eyes Tattoos You probably have noticed that a new fashion trend – eyeball tattoos- is gaining popularity. Just google it and you will see photos of...
Alexis Suarez
Cranial Binding
Why early humans reshaped their children's skulls
The Reason Behind Skull Binding in The Ancient TimesIt doesn't take a degree in human life systems to understand that there is an unordinary thing about the ...
Joseph Evans
Cranial Binding
Honey, I Squished the Kids’ Heads!
The Practice of Intentional Skull DeformationHead restricting to change the state of a child's head is definitely quite possibly the most extreme types of so...
Joseph Evans
Foot Binding
Boosting Your Confidence Through Men’s Footwear
Men’s fashion has evolved significantly over recent years. Here’s a look at some ways that men’s footwear is changing for the better as well some ideas about...
Craig Middleton
Tattooing
Inside the World's Only Surviving Tattoo Shop For Medieval Pilgrims
In Jerusalem’s Old City today, you can find a uniquely obscure historical relic—the sole surviving pilgrimage tattoo business, Razzouk Ink. It’s a place wher...
Article by George Smith
Circumcision
Circle in the Square: Studies in the Use of Gender in Kabbalistic Symbolism
This is a companion-volume to the same author's Along the Path: Studies Kabbalistic Myth, Symbolism and Hermeneutics (1995) and also to Through a Speculum th...
Article by George Smith