Piercings and Tattoos

Sep
14

An Eye-Candy of Some Prominent Body Modification around the World: Video

Posted by Disha Singh on September 14, 2008

WHYcagr1 submitted this video of amazing body modification pictures on Youtube.

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Dec
18

Kat Von D Sets Guinness World Record for Tattoos

Posted by Disha Singh on December 18, 2007

Kat Von D makes her way into the Guinness Book of World Records for inking most tattoos in a 24 hours period. On Friday noon she sat down for a contineous session of 24 hours to ink 400 tattoos at her High Voltage Tattoo parlor. Without food... without cigrette... and with just three breaks... she made the Guinness World Record for a cause as the money collected on the event will be donated to Vitamin Angels. The tattoos cost 20 bucks, and every 20 saved 80 kids from going blind. 400 x 80 = 32,000 kids, she said. "During the entire 24 hour period, i never ate, and kept my consumptions of liquid to a bare minimum, to make sure i wouldnt have to stop tattooing to go to the bathroom at any point. i put on nicotine patches, so i wouldnt take any cigerette breaks. And during the entire 24 hours i took a maximum 3 breaks of no more than about 3 minutes, to drink an energy drink closer to the end, and to change into sweats at another point and stretch my hands which were starting t

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Oct
16

Philips Electronic Tattoo: A conecpt to be introduced after 15 years!

Posted by Disha Singh on October 16, 2007

Have you ever imagined how the body art will change in next coming decades? If not then take a look at this sensual video and see something which is beyond imagination! My mouth was wide open when I saw this up-to-the-minute Philips electronic body art project, Skin: Tattoo. Philips Design is again pushing the boundaries and confusing us with its latest contribution to the body art industry. The SKIN; Tattoo project investigates the use of 'electronic' ink that would allow people to have dynamic tattoos with an infinite number of display options. In much the same way as make-up is put on and taken off to suit the occasion, a tattoo could alter whenever desired. The tattoos could even change in response to gestures or emotions, which opens up novel ways of communicating and interacting with others. Still there are many questions hovering my mind like: how will this 'electronic' ink work, will it be safe on the skin, how durable is it, etc. etc.

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