Saturday, August 31, 2013

Want to Look Younger? Try Fangs

Weston A. Price must be spinning in his grave.

Why are Japanese women paying hundreds of pounds to make perfectly straight teeth look crooked and fang-like?

  • The look, known as the 'yaeba' look, is well-liked by men who find it 'childlike'
  • Cosmetic procedure involves attaching mini-fangs to canine teeth
Japanese women of all ages have been flocking to dental clinics to have either temporary or permanent artificial canines
So cute...if you're ten years old. Image from the Daily Mail.

On the upside, Japanese people who can't afford braces are right uptown now.

Hat tip to Allure magazine.

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tess said...

[shaking head]. People are ... ahem ... amazing, aren't they?

Lowcarb team member said...

Sometimes this world just gets a stranger and stranger place, and like Tess, I too am shaking my head.

All the best Jan

Lori Miller said...

"Well-liked by men who find it child-like" is just plain creepy.