Food tattoos are replacing the more traditional body art designs that consisted of stars, hearts and anchors. With the rise of Internet culture, foodies have been given a platform to share recipes, network with other food lovers and blog about their cooking experiences.
Whereas cooking was a necessity with older generations, millennials have taken it up as a hobby that they share on the online sphere and use to connect to others. It's not about cooking for survival, it's about being experimentation. Cooking and baking is more of a creative art for them and to pay homage to their new fascination, they've taken to tattooing themselves with images of everything from bacon to popsicles and pickles.
Virtually every food group is represented, although it seems that broccoli and spinach still have a bad reputation...
From Ice Cream Ink to Vegetable Body Art
Wayward Diet Inks
The 'Part Time Vegan' Tattoo Commemorates Indulging Once a Year
Delicious Dessert-Inspired Body Art
The Tattly Popsicle Tattoos Show Off Some Frozen Sweets
Saccharine Lip Tattoos
The Violent Lips Sugar Factory Collection Applies Dessert to Your Pout
Uncommon Tattoos Inspired by Hunger
Melt Bar & Grilled Offers Discount to People With Grilled Cheese Tattoos
Evil Vegetable Body Art
10 Killer Pumpkin Tattoos
Man Shares Love for Bacon with the World
Inking Food on Your Body
Epicurean Tattoos Inspired by Your Eating Habits
Sweet Tattoo Treats
Sugary Inkspiration for Badass Bakers
Twosome Toaster Inking
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