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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
think before you ink

What You Should Know Before Getting a Tattoo, According to Doctors

Tattoos are so popular, there are now official guidelines from pediatricians.
Ashley Lyles
9.20.17
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
Daily Buzzkill

The People Who Make You Look Good Are Suffering

Tip your tattoo artist well.
Monica Luhar
3.7.17
Fashion

Why the Belly Button Ring Is Set for a Comeback

In the 1990s and early 2000s, you couldn't go to a pool or watch a red carpet event without the glint of a navel piercing catching your eye. Where did they all go?
Taylor Prewitt
8.22.16
First Dates

A Momentous First Date with... Tegan and Sara!

Over last two decades the duo have fought for LGBT+ rights, endured misogynist critics, and transcended cult status to achieve pop stardom. I had a long chat with them about drugs, dogs, and McDonalds.
Emma Garland
8.4.16
Compass

Your First Step to Becoming A Cyborg: Getting This Pierced In You

Artist Neil Harbisson and his team have put together a product so we can all be cyborgs.
Nadja Sayej
7.22.16
Stuff

Thanks to Linkin Park There’s an Industry of Plastic Surgeons Fixing Those Massive Earlobe Gauges

Many of the 00s scene kids are having buyer's remorse about stretching out their earlobes.
Julia Wright
4.8.16
Stuff

What It’s Like Living with Eyeball Tattoos

For people living with eyeball tattoos, reactions can range from "cool contacts!" to being mistaken for the devil.
Sarah Berman
4.7.16
NSFW

This Body Modification Expert Invented a Gory Technique to Manipulate Flesh

The Swiss-born body modification pro Yann Brenyak has developed an innovative style of tattoo that he describes as "graphic skin removal."
Zach Sokol
12.6.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

College Teacher Gets Students to Watch Him Hang From Hooks in His Chest, Is Sorry, Resigns

He explained that he was in need of more "aggressive" mental health treatment.
Mike Pearl
10.20.15
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