Elaine Davidson is the "Most Pierced Woman" according to the Guinness World Records. When examined by a Guinness World Record official in August 2001 she was found to have 720 piercings. Performing at the Edinburgh Festival in 2005, the Guardian reported that she had 3,950 body piercings. She has more piercings in her genitalia than in any other part of the body - 500 in all, externally and internally. In February 2009 her piercings total 6,005 and the total weight of her jewelry is estimated to be about 5 kilograms.