A model has lost the sight in one of her eyes after getting a tattoo on her eyeball. Catt Gallinger said that the decision to get the tattoo was a ‘massive mistake’ and she is facing a long recovery from the procedure.
At one point it appeared as though she was crying purple tears from her sclera tattooo as residue escaped. She said that she got the tattoo so that she would ‘feel more at home in my body’, but now she’s warning others of the dangers and urging them to do research. Catt, from Ottawa, Canada, said: ‘As it stands I will have to see a specialist and am at risk of being blind if it doesn’t get corrected. ‘This was caused by undiluted ink, over injection, not enough/smaller injections sights.