This Parrot – He’s a Woman!

By all accounts, the photograph here is a bright Macaw Parrot sitting majestically in his habitat. A closer inspection should reveal that this happens to be a woman body-painted masterfully by artist Johannes Stötter. The skill of the artist is amazing, but so is the patience and perseverance of the model. It would be incredibly difficult to hold the position while the artist painted over her, and then pose for photographs.

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Mind Blowing Body Paint Optical Illusions

Done so masterfully that they look freakishly real, the body paint work by artist Chooo San is mind-blowing in the truest sense of the word. The college student from Japan has a penchant for creating hyper realisitc body paint that has little to no digital post-production. Chooo-san works with acrylic paint, usually employing her own body as a canvas and giving results that are 1 part amazing, and 1 part creepy. Which altogether makes for an impressive portfolio.

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The Human Flamingo

This is genius, and slightly tough to wrap our heads around. Human Flamingo is the work of Gesine Marwedel and photographed by Thomas van der Wall. Via MMM

World’s most pierced woman gets married

Officially the world’s most pierced woman, Elaine Davidson recently married a man named Douglas Watson, who in sharp contrast does not seem to happen any visible piercings. For the wedding, Elaine wore a classic white wedding dress that covered most of her body, except her face which was painted green and has 192 piercings. Davidson …

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Getting ribbons on the skin with Corset Piercing

Body Modification’s got new style. Okay, this corset piercing thing may not really be new, but it seems to be getting popular fast. Apparently, people love to have hoops going through there skin, and threading them with ribbons. You know, for the classy formal look. Via: Metro

‘Vampire’ woman gets horns implanted

Mexican “Vampire woman” Maria Hose Cristerna is busy at work converting her body into something like a vampire. The mother of four has tattoos covering her entire body, oversized earrings implanted in her ears, fang teeth, fake eye color, and now, horns. She does plan on getting more horns as well. According to Cristerna, her …

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