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Why do people do body modification?

Body modification is increasingly popular and appeals to people for different reasons. Humans have practiced body modification throughout history as a form of artistic expression. Body art has also been used to indicate social status or religious beliefs. Practices such as tattooing and piercing are particularly popular with young people. In many cases, people use body art to express individuality or to stand out from the crowd.

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