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body modification

new form of body modification : Branding

taoufiq bobo

on 27 January 2013

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Transcript of body modification

Scarification Implant Branding Scarification is the act of placing a scar on the human body for a purely aesthetic purpose. A tattoo is an ink design inserted into the skin, commonly via a needle an implant is a device placed under the human skin for decorative purposes Piercing is the process of inserting a needle into some part of the body's skin or cartilage in order to create a hole for the insertion of jewelry. The word piercing also applies to the jewelry that is put into these openings in the skin. The most popular pierced body parts seem to be the ears, the nostrils, and the belly button. Tongue splitting is a type of body modification in which the tongue is cut centrally from its tip to as far back as the underside base, forking the end. In the late 1990s tongue splitting was almost unheard of, but is now considered a common alteration among body modification enthusiasts. A mark indicating identity or ownership, burned on the hide of an animal with a hot iron

Modification Tattoo Piercing Tongue Split What`s the newest fashion in body modification? What is Body modification? Human branding is the process in which a mark, usually a symbol or ornamental pattern, is burned into the skin of a living person, with the intention that the resulting scar makes it permanent. This scarification is performed using a hot or cold iron. It is done in our present time with consent as a form of body modification, and historically, as a punishment or imposition of masterly rights over an enslaved, or condemned person. The history of body branding is the darkest of all the forms of body modification. Brands were used as a mark of ownership over slaves, not all that long ago. 1 - Why do people get a brand?

2 - What are the risks of getting a brand? If you are to make a modification in your body, what part of your body would you modify? why
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