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Incredible, Kind Of Disturbing 3D Body Art From Japan’s Choo-San
October 23, 2012
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Don't worry: this isn't some extreme form of body modification surgery.

But you could be forgiven for thinking it is.

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Although it looks like someone's been adding zippers and buttons to these poor models, these works by Japanese college student and artist Choo-San are actually all done with acrylic paint.

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Like her earlier work, they're not digitally manipulated in any way. Instead, Choo-San paints directly on her models' bodies.

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Apparently she discovered her talent for art during the year she spent studying for university entrance exams. While she worked, she would distract herself by drawing on her hands.

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The quality got better and better, and since then she's honed her talent into what you see here.

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Next question: will anyone be brave enough to let her give them a tattoo?

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