Birthmarks are usually caused by blood vessels that lie close to the skin surface and show through; they have been called both Angel Kisses and Devil Marks in the past and have often been the subject of superstitions. Some believe birthmarks appear in those babies whose mothers experienced extremely strong emotions while giving birth.
In some cultures, these skin markings are considered an indication of a previous life, while some believe that they are omens for the current one. For some carriers, however, birthmarks might be a source of discomfort and self-consciousness; in such cases, it is art that comes to the rescue! Skin art to be more precise. Check out these ten fascinating tattoos which incorporate birthmarks as compiled by Bored Panda.