body modification

Broadly

The Trans Woman Who Became a Dragon

I spent a day with Eva Tiamat Medusa, a trans woman who modified her body to become a dragon.
Diana Tourjée
9.20.18
Sex

People Are Shoving Beads into Their Penis Skin for Better Sex

Google image "pearling" at your own risk.
Grant Stoddard
7.30.18
video

This Body Modder Wants to Turn Herself into a Sex Doll

The 27-year-old told VICE how she got into what she calls "bimbofication" and why she sees plastic surgery as a form of empowerment.
VICE Staff
4.26.18
in the body of

What It's Like to Be a Hardcore Body Modifier

VICE met up with a guy who's been tattooed, pierced, and hooked more times than he can count.
VICE Staff
10.11.17
Tattoos

Model Says She May Lose Eyesight After Botched Eyeball Tattoo

It's been four weeks since Catt Gallinger says her ex-boyfriend botched the procedure and she still doesn’t know just how bad the damage is.
Mack Lamoureux
9.29.17
VICELAND

Meet the Brits Who Want to Have Their Tongues Split

On a new episode of 'NEEDLES & PINS,' VICELAND host Grace Neutral heads to the UK for a look at tribal tattoos and extreme body modification.
VICE Staff
3.21.17
VICELAND

Inside the World of Japan's Erotic and Illegal Tattoos

On a new episode of 'NEEDLES & PINS,' VICELAND host Grace Neutral heads to Japan to understand the country's complicated relationship with tattoo culture.
VICE Staff
3.14.17
VICELAND

Exploring New Zealand's Ancient Tattoo Culture

On a new episode of 'NEEDLES & PINS,' VICELAND host Grace Neutral joins two of her cousins in New Zealand to claim their tā moko.
VICE Staff
3.7.17
feminism

[NSFW] An Artist Fooled Snapchat into Seeing Her Breasts as Faces

For a 24-hour performance, artist A.M. Darke subverted Snapchat’s augmented reality algorithm, turning her breasts into faces, graphics, and masks.
DJ Pangburn
1.6.17
Health

This Robotic Suit Wants to Make Your Grandparents Superpowered

Superflex, a new startup founded out of the same company that made Siri and a DARPA program, wants to bring 'powered clothing' to elderly people in 2018.
Samantha Cole
12.20.16
Stuff

Why These People Go Through Agony to Intentionally Scar Their Faces

The process involves cutting out skin using a scalpel, before rubbing the open wounds with peroxide or lemon juice. Unsurprisingly, it's incredibly painful.
Lulu Kadhim
11.18.16
Sex

The Cult 80s Horror Movie That Foretold Our Augmented Future

The 'From Beyond' screenwriter tells us why the goofy, sexy, sci-fi movie is still fresh 30 years later.
Carl Franzen
10.24.16
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