Around the world, breast enlargement using silicone implants, is now the second most popular cosmetic surgery operation, after liposuction. Worldwide more than 2 million people have undergone breast implant. A study shows that implants are connected with significant health, cosmetic, and economic risks within the first few years and these risks increase over time. It’s not yet evident that breast implant causes breast cancer, but implants have the potential to delay detection of breast cancer.
We bring you such 10 bizarre implant stories, which definitely will shock you. Have a look!
1. Snake died after biting a model’s breasts
Model Orit Fox a major star in Israel who had undergone breast implants, killed a snake after it bit her breasts and died of silicone poisoning. During one show on Spanish TV where she was playing with this tame snake by licking its face, suddenly the snake reacted, clamping down on Fox’s breast. She was rushed to a hospital, but no serious damage happened to her, in fact, the snake did not survive.
2. Woman sewn into her breast implants with dead husband ashes
On a road accident in Sydney, Australia a man named Dustin died and his widow wife Sandi Canesco wanted her husband to stay close to his heart always, so she went and took this bizarre step and had her dead husband’s ashes sewn into her breast implants. Her belief was that she would never have to part from him at all, a paper quoted this story, with the headline’Dust to Bust.’
Gustavo Rojas, a candidate for Venezuela’s National Assembly, plans to raffle off a set of breast implants to raise money for his campaigning.Breast enlargement is widespread in image-conscious Venezuela, whose beauty queens have won numerous international pageant titles. Many people have taken loans for the surgery in spite, of a recession in Venezuela.
4. A shooting victim survived as her size D implant stopped the bullet
The breast implant of this Los Angeles shooting victim, slowed down the bullet before it could reach her heart. Lydia Carranza was working at the Simi Valley dental office when her co-worker shot and killed his wife, Lydia was standing nearby and received one bullet in the firing, but she was saved due to her implant because the implant interrupted the velocity of the bullet.