The phenomenon of physical self-expression and staging is culturally strongly anchored and not a phenomenon of the digital media age. Our life includes the examination of one's own body image, with questions of physical attractiveness and the search for relevant feedback from the social environment.
We want to be beautiful, interesting, best different from the others. Individuality is in demand and asserts itself in various forms. Body jewelry in the form of tattoos and piercings decorate gym-grade bodies.
The body serves the self-representation, the demarcation and is to convey a feeling of exclusivity.
In this sense MY BODY IS MY TEMPLE