TIL a tattoo artist and model named Grace Neutral has had her eyeballs dyed blue, her bellybutton removed, her tongue forked, her ears shaped to be like an elf's, and her face carved with designs
Split tongues & nipple removal: the grey area of extreme body modifications
How do you think social media effects people's view of beauty? I never needed it, it was a really fun thing to do at the time and I love the result of having a completely smooth tummy like a doll or a clone : And you had your tongue cut in half? I spent about a year thinking about colouring them, then one day about three years ago it just seemed so right, so we did it.
Yet, modifications such as sensory magnet implants, ear pointing, shaped punches, and extreme plastic surgeries such as having ribs removed, all have varying degrees of mental and physical health risks that the patient is willingly undertaking.
Â Risk is something you have to weigh up in your head whether the reward will be greater than the risk of going blind or getting blood poisoningâ â Grace Neutral Neutral believes that as long as someone is of âsound body and mindâ and the procedure is not life-threatening, âyou should be able to do whatever you like to your own bodyâ.