Unusual appearances will always attract attention. Some people who are born with physical deformities have turned this attention to their advantage and made a career out of it. Others have had surgery or otherwise changed their looks to break a world record.
The women featured here are almost too incredible to believe. From the smallest woman to the life-sized Barbie doll, to the most tattooed woman alive, these women will blow your mind.
The Human Barbie
Valeria Lukyanova looks nearly identical to the popular doll
The 30-year-old has a tiny waist, unusually large eyes and very smooth skin
The Ukrainian claims that the only plastic surgery she’s had is breast implants
The Smallest Woman in the World
Jyoti Amge has appeared on TV in American Horror Story: Freak Show
She is only slightly taller than an Emmy award at just 24 inches tall
The Indian actress hates being treated like a baby by strangers
The Illustrated Lady
Julia Gnuse suffers from a severe condition that makes her skin blister in sunlight
She decorates her body in tattoos to give people something interesting to stare at
95% of her body is inked, earning her the Guinness World Record of Most Tattooed Woman