body modification

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body modification

n
(Clothing & Fashion) any method of permanently adorning the body, including tattooing and piercing
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The TV show states that 'body mod' gift vouchers are the latest trend from tattoo parlours and cosmetic surger-ies, who sell them to give as presents.
[R.sup.2] Model R [R.sup.2] change Sex w/regular partner 1: Gender .097 .009 .009 2: Gender + body mod .157 .025 .015 Sex w/stranger 1: Gender .291 .085 .085 2: Gender + body mod .439 .193 .108 Drug use 1: Gender .257 .066 .066 2: Gender + body mod .280 .078 .012 Average alcohol risk 1: Gender .085 .007 .007 2: Gender + body mod .315 .099 .092 Female coercion (a) 1: Body Mod .455 .207 .207 Male coercion (b) 1: Body Mod .025 .001 .001 Model F-change Sig.
Bagel head and other types of body mods were featured on a recent "Taboo" episode titled "Extreme Bodies."
And most companies who sell graphics and body mods will be happy to provide a fitting service.