Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. Attraction, Evolved. There was a time when tattoos were considered taboo, but that time is long past. Evolutionary biologists have theorized that tattoos are a way of signaling how tough we are. In preindustrial societies, tattooing is more painful and more dangerous than in modern societies.
Heavily tattooed women are becoming much more prevalent in society than they used to be. Some onlookers think they're sexy; some think they were better looking before the tattoos. One thing is for sure, though; no matter the motive behind the tattoos, these women have guts. In some cultures, being heavily tattooed is just a part of life. A story from May 16, , in National Geographic showed how heavy tattoos can tell an amazing story.
I hid the first few from my parents for many years and by the time they found out they knew this was going to be my life. COVERED is his homage to those who take this idea to an increasingly popular extreme, adorning their flesh with a tapestry tattoos before secreting them behind layers of clothing. The character of each subject is revealed in two images— one dressed, and the other bared— that together paint an often contradictory but never inconsistent portrait of a single person and his or her story. Though Powdrill himself has no tattoos yet , he admits that body art has always held for him the irresistible allure of things unknown, rebellious, and daring. Over the past years, notes the photographer, tattoos have moved from the realm of the outcast or outsider to embellish the bodies of one in five British citizens.
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