unusual but not that extreme

The body mod industry is still pretty male-oriented but there are more and more female tattoo artists and piercers out there; here’s two articles about female artists from CT and WI.

Tattoos for the greater good’ (or, as the artist put it himself, ‘tattooed for good’) from NV.

Program directed at young people in Adelaide, Australia is focused on body piercing.

An unusual idea: ‘tattoos exchanged for brothel discounts’ (in Spanish, too).