There’s no denying that birthmarks make people self conscious. However, with their designs, these tattooists helped people cover their birthmarks and to regain some much needed self-confidence, showing that imperfections - tattoos or not - are what make us beautiful.


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Yet the tattooists did not only cover the birthmarks - they worked to incorporate them as a living part of the tattoo; whether it be a basketball, part of a flower, or a map of an imaginary world!

If you liked this post, be sure to check out our previous post where we showcased 10+ scar-covering tattoos with amazing stories behind them.

#1 Guy Transformed His Birthmark Into A Map Of An Imaginary World By Drawing Around It With A Pen

Guy Transformed His Birthmark Into A Map Of An Imaginary World By Drawing Around It With A Pen

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Marion Jansie 1 year ago

That's not a birthmark, that's vitiligo (probably).

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#2 Life Story In Birthmark

Life Story In Birthmark

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Nicole 1 year ago

amazing

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#3 Tattoo Covering An Extensive Port Wine Stain Birthmark

Tattoo Covering An Extensive Port Wine Stain Birthmark

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Hope Floats 1 year ago

This is really beautiful!..I love this!

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#4 Turtle Birthmark Improvement

Turtle Birthmark Improvement

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varwenea 1 year ago

My niece has exactly this type of birthmark. Though I am certain she is not kin for a tattoo to hide it.

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#5 Birthmark Turned Into Art

Birthmark Turned Into Art

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Fatemeh 1 year ago

And the blood turns to a butterfly! :) Beautiful!

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#6 Cookie Birthmark Just Asked For Cookie Monster Tattoo

Cookie Birthmark Just Asked For Cookie Monster Tattoo

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Marcos Zamarripa 1 year ago

I love the details and it really looks like a cookie!

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#7 Birthmark Transformed Into An Owl

Birthmark Transformed Into An Owl

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tiagoobin 1 year ago

Love it <3

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#8 Woolly Birthmark. This Tattoo Grows Hair

Woolly Birthmark. This Tattoo Grows Hair

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Jasmine Chen 1 year ago

Don't you dare throw that!!

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#9 My Pacman Tattoo

My Pacman Tattoo

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Jasmine Chen 1 year ago

Simple and cool

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#10 Hippo Birthmark Got A Nice Pond To Drink From And Some Trees For Shade

Hippo Birthmark Got A Nice Pond To Drink From And Some Trees For Shade

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Katie Gullickson 1 year ago

My birthmark is that color, but not nearly as interesting.

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