We've all seen our fair share of fashion parades and beauty pageants.
These participants of Brazil's Sao Paulo Carnival however are really pushing the limit with their dazzling costumes.
As they say however one man's meat is another man's poison.
Some might find their outfits to be beautiful and glamourous, while other might feel it is too much for a fashion parade.
Take a look at the gallery below to see the images and decide for yourself.