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The Extreme Things People Do For Beauty

By Vadim Newquist Dec 31, 2013

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Botox

Here's another bizarre and (some might say) masochistic measure people will take to be forever young. This stuff is LITERALLY POISON which paralyzes muscles and nerve tissue, giving the appearance of smoother skin. Unfortunately, when taken in large doses, it also robs people of their ability to express emotion with their face.

Tags: animals, science, slideshows, plastic surgery, beauty

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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