Like most body modifications, branding has already been practiced by the people before us. And not just on humans either, but on animals as well for identification. Branding can be traced back to the century when slavery was considered acceptable among colonies. Millions of slaves were said to be branded during the period of trans-Atlantic enslavement.
legal grey area.
Others like Marc Pinto, a body modification artist based in Australia, use a medical equipment called a Thermal Cautery Unit. A TCU is more convenient to use, as it’s set to a constant temperature, giving a third-degree cauterized burn. The device also makes creating curves and a variety of easier.
Disclaimer: This article is not encouraging body branding, nor i.s it discouraging it. This is merely written to inform and give some light to the subject. The article may contain some error, as there is very limited information about branding. If so, kindly notify us