Meet the Women Who Tattoo Their Gums Black for a More Beautiful Smile

In this video making the rounds, a woman named Marième, who lives in Senegal, goes to get her gums tattooed black. "I want black gums to obtain a more beautiful smile," she says. "It's become an obsession." Later, she admits: "I'm scared." As she should be! The procedure, which takes place outdoors using handmade… » 1/02/13 6:30pm 1/02/13 6:30pm

Johnny Lewis Allegedly On "Smiles" Drug At The Time Of Murder-Suicide

Forget about bath salts: the new terrifying designer drug panic, ushered in by the death of Sons of Anarchy actor Johnny Lewis after he violently murdered his landlady and her cat before falling off the roof of her Los Feliz home, concerns the phenethylamine 2C-1, or its street name, Smiles. It shares many properties… » 9/29/12 3:40pm 9/29/12 3:40pm