Parents Tattoo Their Legs With Daughter’s Birthmark So She Won’t Feel Different

February 26, 2015 | Posted by in Bulletin, Show on Homepage  -  No Comments

Large and obvious birthmarks can make school life hard for children, but a couple of caring parents in the UK have found a controversial way to combat this issue. Tanya and Adam Phillips got huge tattoos stretching up their right legs…

Inkarmy_Parents tattoo birthmark

“I was stood at a check out till, when I saw an old couple whispering and staring at Honey-Rae’s leg. I was distraught. It was first time I had taken her out without covering her up and it confirmed all my worries and fears. People are cruel without even realising”

Inkarmy_Parents tattoo birthmark_2

“We had talked about having duplicate tattoos done for a little while but that day my mind was made up”

Inkarmy_Parents tattoo birthmark_3

“When the swelling went down, I showed Honey-Rae, and she gently touched it and smiled as she said ‘Match,’ pointing to her own leg. If I’d have needed any reassurance that I’d made the right decision that was it.”

Inkarmy_Parents tattoo birthmark_5

Inkarmy_Parents tattoo birthmark_4

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

ten + 14 =