These secondary sexual traits, or features that give us a sexual advantage, may amplify our mating (and dating) success."In large groups where individuals are surrounded by strangers, we need a quick, reliable tool to evaluate someone's strength and quality, and that's where these elaborate ornaments come in," lead researcher Cyril Grueter Of course, the specific "badges" change as fashion trends change.
The study authors also found that facial hair trends come in waves.
The girl who did it herself was tattoed and pierced, so I felt relatively safe in her hands.
They were very friendly and polite, went through the entire procedure and made ...
The locker room was the worst as they would pull pranks on me like putting hot muscle balm in my underwear, or hiding my clothes.
The last day of my junior year they took it to the next level and tried to start a fight with me.
I told him, if you're only piercing one ear, be prepared to carry a parrot on your shoulder, and talk like a pirate.
I say, "Well fine then, can I get my eyebrow pierced then? But it was visually appealing, so I decided to get it done.
published in Evolution and Human Behavior, researchers from the University of Western Australia analyzed 154 species of primates to see how they use physical "ornaments" and "badges" to stand out.
The researchers found that male primates who live in larger, multilevel societies use flamboyant and conspicuous markers to signal "identity, rank, dominance or attractiveness" to females., as we know, has made it bigger than ever), the more ostentatious men have to get with their whiskers and piercings.
Ear piercing is one of the oldest known forms of body modification, with artistic and written references from cultures around the world dating back to early history.
By Anonymous · May 24, 2006 · 0 comments Well I've had a 16g (1.2mm) curved barbell in my left eyebrow for a bout 3 or 4 months now and I've not really had any problems with it except school moaning at me to take it out, which got me a few free days off thanks to their pathetic anti-self-expressionism rules than ban all piercings except earlobes (one small stud) and any form of 'extreme' hair style.