Posts tagged "belly buttons"

The Belly Button Challenge Is The Latest Feel-Bad Fad

“The idea is that if you can reach your belly-button from behind, it means you have a good figure. If not, you probably need to lose weight.” Oh.

By: Megan Reynolds / June 12, 2015

11 Celebs Letting It All Hang Outie

Oh what strange and wonderful thing the navel is, that adorable little button that collects human lint that smells kind of funny. Belly buttons are like snowflakes—no two are alike. I personally have an innie, but have always admired the beauty the far rarer outie. Imagine how liberating it must be to be able to keep your…

By: Ami Angelowicz / July 7, 2011

Behold: The Bacteria Living Inside Your Belly Button

We all get a little lint stuck in your belly buttons every now and again, but have you ever wondered if there was anything, uh, growing inside of it? Scientists at 2011 Science Online Conference took samples from the belly buttons of volunteers and displayed the bacteria growing inside them in these petri dishes. Interested…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2011