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Lightning Tattoos—Survivors Show Their Unique Skin


Check Out What Happens When You Get Struck by Lightning

While in some medical cases, the exterior organs (such as the skin, eyes, etc.) leave no indication of a serious health problem. However, for others, abnormalities in these organs are the first sign of an issue. This is the case of what is known as lightning flowers or Lichtenberg figures, which occur when someone is struck by lightning. And while this occurrence is of course quite serious, the physical results are incredibly stunning. Take a look at these beautiful and peculiar "lightning tattoos" in the gallery below, then let us know in the comments section on Facebook if you know of someone who has been struck by lightning.