A tattoo is a form of body modification, made by inserting indelible ink into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment. Tattooing has been practiced for centuries in many cultures and spread throughout the world. Gone are the days when “tattooing” for cosmetology reasons were seen as an alien culture, as most celebrities now find it very trendy to tattoo their neck, arms, breasts and other parts of their body despite the very painful process. And as is always the case, Africans especially celebrities, are crazy about this.
In Africa, where people have dark skin, it is difficult to make tattoos as we know them. but they want to be tattooed anyway, so they have developed another technique – they make scarifications (this is not really tattooing, but it is related to tattooing). made by lifting the skin a little, and making a cut with a knife or some other sharp thing
special sands or ashes were rubbed in to make raised scars in patterns on the body. While tattoos are considered permanent, it is sometimes possible to remove them, fully or partially, with laser treatments.
Numerous celebrities have regretted this venture and have come out to warn of the dangers therein. Below are 10 African celebrities who “love the needle” despite the pains… Click “Continue Reading” to see them