What's the Deal With Freckle Tattoos?

Adding youthful, non-permanent dots to your face in the form of freckle tattoos is a thing

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Gabrielle Rainbow in her Montreal studio

If the uptick in #fauxfreckles Instas has you wanting specks of your own, a growing number of cosmetic tattoo shops have the ink—and the taste level. At Montreal’s Twin Peonies studio, tattoo artist Gabrielle Rainbow specializes 
in semi-permanent freckling.

Similar to brow microblading, the flecks are created by implanting pigment just below the skin’s surface (it lasts one to three years and costs $250). The Good Geisha, Toronto’s first cosmetic tattoo shop, offers not-born- with-it beauty marks for a spot-on selfie.

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