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Body piercing and tattoos

A collection of essays presenting opposing viewpoints concerning body modification techniques such as body piercing and tattoos, and how they affect teenagers and young adults
Print Book, English, 2015
Greenhaven Press, Farmington Hills, Mich, 2015
Juvenile works
98 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 24 cm.
9780737772388, 0737772387
Tattoos have become mainstream / Susan Swartz
Tattoos often represent a struggle to survive / Joseph Miller
Body piercings and tattoos can be a form of self-care / Rebecca Lawrence
Body modification can be a way to assert ownership of one's body / Olivia James
Tattoo ink-related infections: awareness, diagnosis, reporting, and prevention / Pamela M. LeBlanc, Katherine A. Hollinger, Karl C. Klontz
Temporary tattoos may put you at risk / US Food and Drug Administration
What to know before you get a tattoo / Orly Avitzur
Teen piercing trends: earlobe gauging, stretching and body piercing / Mary Fetzer
Teens should not get trendy body piercings / Leah S
Teens should be able to get tattoos / Silvia Cardona-Tapia
Inked and regretful: removing tattoos / US Food and Drug Administration
Tattoos represent modern-day social branding / Reef Karim
Job discrimination based on body modification is outdated / Elise Martorano