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Here’s looking at you (with my diamond encrusted contacts)

So you’ve blinged up your neck, decorated your ears and added horns to your forehead okay, maybe not the last one. Whats next?

Your eyeballs, thats what. A company is offering contact lenses fitted with real diamonds and gold that you position over the most delicate organ of the human body. No sweat.Thats right, 18 diamonds studded onto an 18-carat gold plate on a special lens is yours for just $15,000 (£9,000.)

via ShortList Magazine.

August 16, 2011 Posted by | Art?, Creepy, Strange | , , | Comments Off on Here’s looking at you (with my diamond encrusted contacts)

Wanted: Assistant to insert contact lenses in tiger’s eyes

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A German company is making contact lenses for animals, including lions, giraffes, tigers and bears, with cataracts.

S & V Technologies, founded by Bavarian chemist Christine Kreiner, created the acrylic intraocular lenses which are custom made to fit each animal.

via  Contact lenses for tigers.

July 18, 2009 Posted by | animals | , , | Comments Off on Wanted: Assistant to insert contact lenses in tiger’s eyes