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Sometimes, the best accessory is one you wear on your own skin. If you've ever been inspired by a design featured on "L.A. Ink", we’ve got all the details you need to make the ink your own. Get a peek at the ink celebs are sporting.


5 Bizarre Good Luck Charms

5 Bizarre Good Luck Charms

Sometimes we all need a little help to get the things we want. Learn about five bizarre good luck charms at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Can a full coat of body paint kill you?

Can a full coat of body paint kill you?

Models, cosplayers and artists often wear head-to-toe body paint. But can that be deadly? Get the answer at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Can you get a glow-in-the-dark tattoo?

Can you get a glow-in-the-dark tattoo?

Now you see it, now you don't. Find out how a tattoo can go from invisible to visible with the flick of a light switch at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do tattoos have a smell?

Do tattoos have a smell?

Have you ever wondered if tattoos have a smell? Get the answer to this question at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Do tongue tattoos affect your sense of taste?

Do tongue tattoos affect your sense of taste?

Yes, your tongue can be tattooed. Once you've digested that, find out if your food still tastes the same with an inked tongue at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Transdermal Implants Work

How Transdermal Implants Work

You've heard of tattoos and tongue rings, but transdermal implants take body modification to a new level. Learn about transdermals at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Tongue Splitting Works

How Tongue Splitting Works

Tongue splitting is the process of splitting your tongue down the middle lengthwise. Explore tongue splitting history, process and health information. See more »

How Body Painting Works

How Body Painting Works

Body painting, which some say is man's first artwork, has become a hip, temporary art form. Learn more about body painting. See more »

5 Most Embarrassing Celebrity Tattoos

5 Most Embarrassing Celebrity Tattoos

These embarrassing celebrity tattoos range from bad break-up ink to ice cream cones. See five of the most embarrassing celebrity tattoos to learn more. See more »

Celebrity Tattoo Quiz

Celebrity Tattoo Quiz

Celebrity tattoos range from sweetheart names to bold graphics. Think you're up to date on who is sporting what? Take the celebrity tattoo quiz to find out. See more »