'Immaculate' Prosthetic Design Makes Fashion Statement

The Immaculate prosthetic concept by design student Hans Alexander Huseklepp seeks to move beyond mere biomimicry in creating a prosthetic arm.


('Immaculate' prosthetic design)

His idea is to create prosthetics that make a statement, like eyewear. Glasses are an example of a prosthetic device that has become a fashion accessory. So, you try for something different to make artificial limbs into objects of fashion and identity.

As long as you are making a statement with your artificial limb design...


(Rose McGowan's machine gun leg in Grindhouse)

From Hans Alexander Huseklepp via medGadget.

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