Maria Jose Cristerna “Mexican Vampire Woman”

35 year old tattoo artist Maria Jose Cristerna from Guadalajara Mexico, transforms into a vampire.

Maria Jose Cristerna (or Marijose) says that she had a history of domestic violence and decided to reinvent herself. She has currently been married for 8 years and is a mother of four. A lawyer and supporter of women who have been abused, Marijose also runs a tattoo/jewelry shop and has been doing body modification for over 20 years.

Photography by Mark Berry (via) Flickr