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These Tattoos Aren’t Just Beautiful — They’re Helping Self-Harm Survivors Heal

These Tattoos Aren’t Just Beautiful — They’re Helping Self-Harm Survivors Heal

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Studies show that one in six women and one in seven men will have self-harmed at some point in their lives. The phenomenon, which is replete with chilling statistics, is most prevalent in developed nations in North America and Western Europe, and 90 percent of those who self-harm begin in their teens. Often associated with anxiety and depression, the scars left behind serve as permanent reminders of people's darkest hours, and they linger long after their emotional wounds have healed.One tattoo artist by the name of Whitney Develle had a heartbreaking confrontation with self-harm when she noticed that a friend's arms were slashed with thin scars that read, "Don't eat." The revelation that her friend trudged through a such horrific ordeal...
This Artist Is Giving Sweet Temporary Tattoos To Kids For An Awesome Reason

This Artist Is Giving Sweet Temporary Tattoos To Kids For An Awesome Reason

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Benjamin Lloyd is a well-known artist in New Zealand. His medium of choice is the airbrush. From intricate detailing on cars... To huge murals of his hometown, Lloyd can do it all. But recently, he's been getting recognized all around the world...he wants to start tattooing children. Don't worry, though, the ink is all natural and washes off in the shower! His inspiration for tattooing children began when he first inked up his stepson, Lincoln, who loved the experience. Lincoln tragically passed away, but Lloyd kept on tattooing kids. And it's clear why he does it when you see just how much their faces light up when they look at the results! Recently, Lloyd came up with an idea to do something revolutionary... He wanted to off...
These Awesome Seniors With Tattoos Invented What Cool Is. Whoa.

These Awesome Seniors With Tattoos Invented What Cool Is. Whoa.

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Whenever people think about getting a tattoo, contrarians ask them, "Do you think that will still look cool when you're older? I doubt it." While that is pretty rude to tell a person who excited about getting a new tattoo, fear not! I'm here to tell you some good news. If you get the right tattoo, it will look even more awesome when you're older and your skin wrinkles. Need proof? Here are some pictures of awesome seniors with dope tattoos. 1.) Faces. oldpeoplewithtats 2.) Old school stuff. slodive 3.) Mother Nature tats. oldpeoplewithtats 4.) That had to take forever. ...