If you think you’ve seen it all, think again! Some people are born with features or abilities that make them one of a kind, while others undergo extreme surgeries and body transformations, so they can stand out. Either way, the people listed below will have you wondering if they’re even real. Let’s dive in.
1. Human barbie
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Valerie Lukyanova, a Ukrainian model, is considered by many as the human barbie. Given how perfect her skin and body look, it’s safe to assume she underwent numerous plastic surgeries. However, Valerie claims she’s only had one procedure — a breast enhancement. She allegedly follows a specific diet and routine to keep her Barbie-like looks intact.
2. Pop princess
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Bryan Ray has spent over $120,000 on cosmetic procedures to look like the princess of pop, Britney Spears. Ray underwent his first surgery at the age of 17. Since then, he’s had numerous procedures, including multiple rhinoplasties, lip augmentation, cheek implants, and an eyelid lift. He also gets fillers and Botox every six months.
3. World’s tallest man
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Sultan Kösen was declared the world’s tallest man by the Guinness Book of Records. He was born in Turkey and wasn’t any taller than the average child until he turned ten years of age. At ten, Sultan was diagnosed with a pituitary gland tumor, which caused him to have a sudden growth spurt.
4. Eye-popping talent
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Kim Goodman, a Chicago resident, holds the world record at present for the farthest eyeball protrusion. She discovered this unique ability after she was hit on the head with a hockey stick. Since then, she’s been able to pop out her eyes on cue, as well as whenever she yawns.
5. Unusually long
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Gerkary Bracho Blequett became an internet sensation after posting images and videos of her tongue tricks online. Blequett’s tongue is so long that she can lick her eyes, ear lobe, and even her elbow with it. She hopes her unique ability helps her make it on the Guinness World Records.
6. Lashes out
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Ukrainian native Valery Smagliy may have the longest eyelashes in the world. His enviable lashes measure three inches! Stanley believes his lashes started growing after he changed his diet to include a certain food. He, however, refused to share his secret and intends to sell it to people who want to grow their lashes.
7. Real-life vampire
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Maria Jose Cristerna gave herself a makeover, complete with metal horns on her head, scary-looking tattoos, and permanent fangs! She’s also recognized by Guinness World Records as the most tattooed woman in the world. Surprisingly, this lady vampire is a lawyer and spends most of her time helping victims of domestic violence.
8. Simply magnetic
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Muhibija Buljubasic, a Bosnian native, claims he is a human magnet. He can allegedly stick spoons, forks, and all sorts of kitchen utensils to his face and body. He also discovered he could stick things like TV remote controls and smartphones to his face. Well, at least he’ll never lose his phone!
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Swiss-born socialite Jocelyn Wildenstein has reportedly spent over $2 million on surgeries in order to have a more feline appearance. She first went under the knife for an eyelift. In a 1998 interview with Vanity Fair, her ex-husband described how frequently she began getting procedures. He said, “She was thinking that she could fix her face like a piece of furniture.”
10. Living cartoon
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Dubbed the “living cartoon,” model Pixee Fox had a total of six ribs removed in order to achieve her tiny waist. Her transformation was inspired by the cartoon Jessica Rabbit. She’s also gone through four breast augmentations, surgery to make her ears appear more elvish, four nose jobs, a jaw reconstruction, and more.