These 15 Portraits Show Body Modification In A Beautiful Light #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/body-modification-portraits#slide-6 Stephanie Von Hutter-Thomas of International Suspension Alliance.
The Kayan women of Northern Thailand are known for the exquisite and incredible brass coils they wear around their necks. They are often called the "long necks" or the "giraffe women" by outsiders and can wear up to 25 coils, which many never take off.
"When stop bodymodification and when start mutilation? Where is the boarder? Most boundarys are just the mind. I was thinking of this bodmod since at least 6-7 years. This have no other resons of reshape my hands. Just two fingers to create my own hands. I feel absolut no diffrent in my normal life with it. Nothing changed, just the shape of my hands. I don't care what you think about that. This is my body, my freedom, my life. Go your own way." --Little Swastika, Sweden