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15-Inch Waist
Status: Real
image The picture to the right has not been photoshopped (would that it had). That woman's waist really is that thin. She's Cathie Jung, who holds the title in the Guinness Book of World Records for the Smallest Waist on a Living Person:

Cathie Jung's waist is about the same size as a regular jar of mayonnaise. She's been wearing a corset every day for the past 12 years, and she now wears one 24 hours a day. "I probably have around 100 of them," says the corset queen.

The pictures of Cathie remind me of the Stomach-Sucked-In picture I posted earlier this year. (via The Presurfer)
Body Manipulation
Posted by The Curator on Wed Nov 16, 2005


hah ew thats so gross, i thought it was like a blow up doll, with somebodys head digitaly blended on.To icky that is shut eye
Posted by Teagan  on  Sat Mar 25, 2006  at  02:08 AM
ewwww! that looks like a piece of shit. thats the most gross thing iv ever seen. wats that ladys problem. i think i saw you on tv eeeeeewwwwwwwww!-hailey/renty




Cathie looks like she took a vacume and sucked out all her vital organs. All I have to say about that is why would anyone want to do that to themselves?-Gamegoddess101@aol.com
Posted by renty  in  florida  on  Sun Apr 30, 2006  at  11:13 AM
well, i think that she looks amazing.But the waist is a bit too small and that kind of takes it from amazing to weird.But gra8 dedication 4 wering a corset 4 so many hrs a day.
Posted by Rose  in  london  on  Thu Jun 01, 2006  at  08:18 PM
gulp wow
Hey i stumbled upon this from a totally different website by following a random link..

anyway i just have to say wow her body does look like a blow up doll and i can only imagine what her x-rays look like..

i want to give the lady props for enduring all that pain to accomplish this... but you think she would have picked something to accomplish that wouldn't potentially kill her !

thats all i got..
Posted by ShawnaB  in  Brandon, Manitoba, Canada  on  Wed Jun 28, 2006  at  01:01 PM
she reminds me of a picture i saw in a magazine of what a woman would really look like in barbie proportions

ew
Posted by abigail  on  Tue Oct 24, 2006  at  03:16 PM
well i had seen her on a tv game show just a few days ago and she really does have a 15-inch waist. She is not sucking in a holding her breath! So there!!
Posted by Jennifer Korn  in  Fl  on  Sun Dec 17, 2006  at  10:23 AM
I had a barbie who looked exactly like her. My cousin's dog mutilated it...

(That's nice dear, says Ruth, who then steers Kim away for a nice straitjacket fitting.)
Posted by kimmikins  on  Wed Feb 21, 2007  at  02:41 PM
As I see it we could compare her to Barbie. Now if she had the same proportion as Barbie with a 15" waist her bra size would be 22D, if her waist were 18" (close to barbies real proportion) her bra size would be 26F.

Now I have nothing against tight lacing howev er there is a limit to everything. Personaly I think she has gone at least 5" beyound a sane limit. Makes me wonder what her waist would be without ever lacing (26 to 30) would be my guess.

Also how is her health? Does she have back problems? Can she walk a mile in her corset? least of all could she run even a block?
Posted by Maggy  in  Wisconsin  on  Fri Mar 09, 2007  at  01:48 PM
O_O;;;; Make her boobs larger and she'd look like one of the females in One Piece....I still find their bodies weird-looking, what with the enormous round breasts and thin waists and stuff.....

Meh, it's weird....I wonder how small the smallest natural waist is?
Posted by Dookers  on  Sat Mar 31, 2007  at  03:53 PM
Yes it makes her look sick and disformed but i surpose its up to her what she wears and to honist its not hurting any one but her self its her body that is odd shaped so the best thing to do is let her be.!
Posted by katie McDavis  in  London  on  Tue Apr 03, 2007  at  07:45 AM
Hot Hot Hot.

Would have LOVED to have seen her 20 years younger! She looks mid 40s+

Grrrrrrrrrrrr


Ruff Ruff

Howwwwwl
Posted by Douglas  in  Earth  on  Tue Jun 19, 2007  at  05:02 PM
Vampira had the smallest natural waist. She was a wonder. That was her without cosetting. I think it was 18 inches. Probably she was the one to beat for the plastic chick above.
If you look at the Ed Wood movie, they managed to get a chick with an amazingly small waist to play her, but Vampira's was even smaller.
Posted by Fin  in  PA  on  Sat Jun 23, 2007  at  12:51 PM
The "chick" who played Vampira in "Ed Wood" was no other than the versatile actress Lisa Marie, who until a few month's ago, was Director Tim Burton's girlfriend, who accused him of trying to "gaslight" her during palimony proceedings. Lisa Marie is also well known for her role in Burton's "Mars Attacks", as the gum-chewing alien call-girl who infiltrates the White House in an attempt to zap the POTUS, played by Jack Nicholson, who was reported to have had a 28-inch waist during the filming of "The Terror" with Boris Karloff. It was apparently in Jack's contract that he be small-waisted, as opposed to wasted in general, as he was in most of Easy Rider. Peter Fonda had a 27-inch waist during the ER filming, while Dennis Hopper's head grew to an extremely large circumference, due mainly to the psychadelic substances he ingested on the set. And dats da facts, Jacks
Posted by Hairy Houdini  on  Sat Jun 23, 2007  at  03:56 PM
I can't imagine that that would be very good for her vital organs. They are in there pretty tight to begin with.
Posted by Angelina  in  Toronto  on  Fri Jun 29, 2007  at  10:12 PM
that is not even attractive i mean if i was a boy i would never go out with her even if like she was a super modal.
Posted by ondrea  in  austin  on  Thu Aug 23, 2007  at  04:08 PM
Corsets are cool.. nothing gross about wearing one or having a womanly figure..I love mine I doubt I'll get to 15in but even 20 would be nice.. to see a big fat belly is really a nasty view not a corseted waist.. there is no sucking it in if you are in a tight corset.. go read & get a clue stupid!!
Posted by Eva  in  NYC  on  Thu Sep 06, 2007  at  04:18 AM
Where are her lower ribs, her kidneys, her liver and spleen? her lower lungs?
Posted by Jeanne from Jersey  in  USA  on  Sat Sep 29, 2007  at  06:16 PM
her legs look like she's had her real ones removed and fake cosmetic ones put on...
Posted by emily  in  Australia  on  Mon Oct 01, 2007  at  05:16 AM
She looks completely deformed, I can't imagine anyone finding that attractive. Worst part is, she is a grandma, she should be at the point in her life where she is enjoying life not sofocating inside a tight corsete. I can't even imagine what the skin underneath looks like. Her sit says her waist is naturally 21 iches. ICK!
Posted by Jessica  in  florida  on  Fri Oct 05, 2007  at  06:57 PM
I noticed alot of people commenting in regards to her health. Ethel Granger's waist was smaller then hers and I believe her death was completely unrelated to tightlacing. The organs of a pregnant woman move around more in that short time then they ever do wearing a corset. If you do it carefully and know your limits, you're not going to hurt yourself.
Posted by piraterie  in  montreal  on  Sun Oct 14, 2007  at  08:08 PM
shock please lets be seriuos!!!!!!i dont care if its hideous or funny--the fact of the matter is if this is real then she had to endure some type of TRANSITION with her internal organs shifting!!!! if you squeeze a water ballon then half goes up top the rest goes down-------her body looks as if this has already happened-----FINAL THOUGHT ----NOT CUTE
Posted by meandmeonly  in  jacksonville,fl  on  Thu Nov 01, 2007  at  07:46 PM
wow
i always liked the wasp waist look
Posted by lew  in  detroit michigan  on  Fri Nov 30, 2007  at  05:13 PM
I wonder what she looks like without the corset...
Posted by Daphne  on  Thu Dec 06, 2007  at  04:10 PM
She is real. That's her completely. I saw a news report about her and they interveiwed her, had videos of her and its impossible to breathe in for about half an hour. It's sick, but real. x
Posted by Zoe  on  Sun Dec 16, 2007  at  01:57 PM
WOW!!! This woman is 70 years old. Of course she is not going to "LooK young. She has been wearing a corset for over 24 years. If she was going to have health problems I'm thinking they would have appeared by now. Actually her back and spine are in excellent shape. How many of you people blasting her have tattoos or multiple piercings? First stone and all that!!! She is in no way hurting anyone and certainly not herself. I think she is to be congratulated for having a desire to excel. I think shes cool. I love corsets myself. Not for 24 hours but they feel really neat. It is truly amazing to have one on and see yourself..... WOW!!!
Posted by gracie  in  Ft Lauderdale  on  Thu Dec 20, 2007  at  03:42 PM
I like tightlacing, but I'm not the kind of person to get my waist down that far. And as for your organs, if you don't go farther than 10" smaller than your natural waist, your organs move less than they would when you're pregnant. I have actually found breathing easier in a corset than with a 7lb child in my womb.
I say more power to her, but you can't catch me in one 24/7. I like my kinky sex positions thankyouverymuch. wink
Posted by Gwen  in  texas  on  Sat Jan 19, 2008  at  11:36 AM
Oh yeah, if you tightlace slowly, 6 inches every 6 months, IT WON'T HURT at all.
Posted by Gwen  in  texas  on  Sat Jan 19, 2008  at  11:42 AM
Ok, ew!!!!!!!
that's disgusting! i'd barf if my waist was that tiny! i'm 12 yrs old though so that aint sayin anything. but Scarlett O'hara in the book Gone with the wind was supposed to have a 17 inch waist and she called her sister fat cuz she had a 20 inch one! ew!!!!!!
anorexia much?
this womans gonna have issues in later life. how much u wanna bet she'll die young? Cathie Jung, if u read this, watch it!
Posted by A. Elizabeth L.  on  Tue Jan 29, 2008  at  09:01 PM
Ps. 2 all u people saying corsets are cool r just weird! ok? ok? good we understand each other.
Posted by A. Elizabeth L.  on  Tue Jan 29, 2008  at  09:03 PM
I envy her, she actually had the commitment to do this and go so far. Shes an ugly woman, but I want to push my waist that far. mmmhmmmmm
Posted by Mew  on  Sun Feb 24, 2008  at  11:33 PM
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