...telling,alternative medicine, or other? If someone does this as a living, under what career category would you put it? Also, what other kinds of "body reading" are there? My friend is into palmistry, but i want to read people's bodies too, but something different, whether their hand, foot, face, or even the tea they drink. Examples: Tea Leaf Reading, Irridology(reading the iris of the eye), mole reading, and foot reading.