12 most extreme body piercings
Over the past decade, the concept of having your body pierced has evolved well beyond just having earrings or maybe something on your nose. People are starting to evolve things try and see what is physical possible in the world of body modification and sometimes, the results are a little extreme.
The following is 12 of the most extreme examples of the creativity that body piercing enthusiasts are capable of.
1. Knife holder
A gentleman who goes by the name of Paul Unstoppable is not only deciding to put gauges on the top and bottom lobes of his ears, but he’s put them on the side of his noses, perfect for holding two steak knives so he’ll be prepared for a dinner date at a fine steakhouse.
The person by this nickname has gained quite the popularity of having cheek piercings that hold larger plugs in his face so that his face has been modified from normal to fish. It would be interesting to know how he got the idea to put holes in his cheeks and how he can enjoy foot or beverages without spilling.
3. Lines of piercings
Back in 2006, Kam Ma set a record for the undergoing a piercing session that lasted nearly eight hours with more than 1,000 pierces all over his body, with lines going up and down his arms and legs. It sounds painful, but even more so when considering that he didn’t use any form of anesthetic
4. Ankle piercing
When someone says they had a rod put into their leg, it’s usually referring to a procedure to help take care of a broken leg. But it seems there are people out there willing to pierce whole body limbs, including putting a hole through the leg just above the ankle. Not sure how painful it is to walk.
5. Facial bead piercings
As people like to decorate their faces, it used to be that people would be happy with a nose ring or maybe a lip ring. But then there are people who have piercings to hold beads along the cheeks, mouth and eyes that can match necklaces and headwear.
6. Most body pierced woman in the world
Elaine Davidson from Brazil thousands of piercings that have continued to grow more and more with the total who has many diferent types of jewelry that hangs from her face and all throughout her body. The most decorate part of her body is her genetalia, both inside and out. At one point, they weight the total amount of her piercings to nearly seven pounds and that number has likely grown since then.
7. Surgical needles
In case you didn’t know, you could get a piercing with a surgical needle and the person who has the most is Brent Moffatt who lives in Winnepeg, Canada. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, he pierced his legs with about 900 needles, which broke the previous record by about 200 needles.
8. Back piercings
There are a lot of people who have discovered they can have piercings done on their back and even the shoulder and neck areas. One picture on the internet shows one person who might be trying to break the record for the most back piercings with more than 60 different pieces. It is not known if this affects his ability to bend down or sit.
9. Giant lip rings
The concept of the lip ring can be somewhat disturbing, especially when some people will have the ring on their upper lip to fit a gauge that is usually meant for the ears. It’s also somewhat disturbing to see a live snack being able to fit through the gauge in question.
10. Needles covering the head
Dr. Wei Shang decided to insert more than 2,000 decorative needles on various parts of his head, face, hands and chest in the five colors of the iconic Olympic rings. It is quite interesting to see, but it wasn’t the first time he pierced himself this much at one time. He had set a world record more than 10 years ago with about 1,790 needles on his head alone.
11. Modified lips
With a lower lip ring formed, Rafa Gnomo has been able to gauge it to a size where he can a white puck that he wears at various public events. If you did an internet search on his lip ring, you’ll find that he also has a smaller lip ring on top, which allows him to pull his lower lip through his top lip and over his nose – because that’s what everyone wants to do.
12. Bear Big Ears
Despite being a pastor at a church in Austin, Daryl Belamares has the nickname because he’s been recognized for having the largest stretched earlobes at about five and a half inches that can perfectly frame another person’s face. He also has a large spike that goes through his bottom lip and goes down the middle of his beard, because it proves you can add accessories to facial hair.