Artist Ariana Page Russell has a skin condition called dermatographia that causes her skin to inflame at the slightest scratch. Russell uses her condition to create art
To some degree we have control over how we portray ourselves and what’s revealed, but we still leak emotions and aspects of our being. This makes us human. Using temporary tattoos made from photographs of my flushing skin, I wear this vulnerability as war paint, playing with the idea of face."