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Amputee Tattoos Help Survivors Make The Best Of Things

Amputee Tattoos Help Survivors Make The Best Of Things

Lifestyle1 min Read

A look at some inventive transformations of tragedy into art via tattoos.

We humans are a resilient bunch on many levels. Biologically speaking, a human being can survive a lot. Our immune systems are constantly fighting on the front lines of a microscopic war that few can comprehend, and our physical form is great at dealing with trauma. We can lose limbs and live full lives.

We salute these individuals who have taken back their bodies after horrific trauma, and love the fact that they did it with tattoos. So, remember, even if some tragedy befalls you, you can still make the most out of your life. Just like this tattoo artist in France who lost his arm and was fitted with a cyborg tattoo machine as a replacement.


Servo Jefferson
Written byServo Jefferson

servo is a writer based in the tri-state area, though he is unsure what the third state actually is. when not writing about tattoos, servo runs a small record label, goes on countless tours and adventures, and enjoys putting together Japanese model kits of robots. the texture of Styrofoam makes him want to vomit.

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