Body Modifications Using Acid Scientists Would Approve of

By: Tisah Tucknott - Published: Jul 27, 2009 • References: bmezine
The practice of scarification can be done in many different ways. One way to engrave a design into your body is to use salicylic acid.

The pictures in the gallery above show how one man has tried to burn the symbol of a heart onto his hand. The progression of pictures shows the healing process of the heart, as it turns from looking like a cute icon into a indistinguishable blob. 

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