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The plastic surgery trend has been on the rise in recent years, some of which are increasingly quirky.
According to an online report, there are procedures that involve ball bearings under the skin, while others involve splitting the tongue to create a snake-like fork.
Not only are some of these surgeries extremely painful and irreversible, they also risk infection and other dangers.
Doctors have strongly questioned the medical validity and safety of such procedures, but thousands of people still go under the knife each year for plastic surgery.
Pictures 2 to 33 show some of the strangest surgery procedures while the rest of the gallery shows the 'before' and 'after' of plastic surgery.