People Are Getting Plastic Surgery On Their Knees Now

They’re worried about kninkles, and people are paying $500 to get rid of them.

1. This is a kninkle.

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Or what some would call a knee.

2. Some doctors in the UK are using the VelaShape technique — a combination of infrared light, vacuuming, and radio frequency — to temporarily eliminate skin folds.

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3. Each session takes between 60 and 90 minutes, and results aren’t guaranteed to last.

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4. Reactions have been mixed.

I'll keep my kninkles

— Diana Tyler (@beyondunlimited)

Kninkles? Honestly what is the next body part they want women to body-shame about?! http://t.co/V9ztVU9HpD #SheLooksSoPerfect #notreally

— Alexandra (@allie_alligator)

Oh my god, I have kninkles.

— Wendy Chiu (@wendyYPC)

9. Not sure this is the pinnacle of scientific achievement, but if for some reason you feel you really kneed a change, you’re in luck.

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