Courtesy Matt Jones/TeenVogue
09/21/2011 at 02:00 PM EDT
has her little monsters. Her younger sister, Natali, has a little lizard.
The youngest Germanotta, who is a fashion student at New York's Parsons The New School for Design, brought her scaly pet to a photo shoot with Teen Vogue
. She kissed it on the lips as cameras flashed – which made the crew "cringe," according to author Amanda FitzSimmons.
Clearly, Gaga's younger sibling also has a passion for shock value. Natali told the magazine that she permitted her sister, who is six years older, to don an eye-popping outfit to her high school graduation a few years ago.
"She asked me, 'Should I dress really conservative and look not like myself, or should I do it over-the-top and freak everybody out?' And I was like, 'The latter, definitely the latter,'" Natali said.
While they share an interest in fashion, Natali is exasperated with her older sister's chameleon couture. "She changes 50 times a day," she said.