Why do tattoos last forever? Getting a tattoo is like getting a controlled wound. Cells called macrophages eat the invasive ink and then get stuck beneath the epidermis!

Tattoos have developed a varied form of expression across the world, but the science behind their everlasting-presence is even more fascinating. Ink flows down the needles when they pierce the epidermis. Once the ink is inside the skin, the body’s immune system can’t ingest it, leaving the tattoo to stay.

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