- Body Art Manipulation/Control
- Tattoo Control
User can manipulate body-art (usually tattoos) and either make them manifest in physical form or gain their powers directly. Thus user with a bird-tattoo could make the bird manifest physically or gain its abilities or form.
- Shapeshifting: user is able to gain the form of their body-art
- Seal Creation: using magical tattoo to induce differing effects.
- Tattoo Empathy: to tattoo people and affect on how they feel
- May be limited in how many body-arts they have activated simultaneously.
- May be limited to having only single manifestation of the same body-art active at once.
- Acat (Mayan Mythology)
- Abel Tarrant (DC Comics)
- Jeremy Tell/Double Down (Arrow TV series)
- Tudo Sukoto (Marvel Comics)
- Tattooed Man (Elektra)
- Benisato (Ninja Scroll)
- Medusa (Soul Eater)
- Vince (Misfits)
- Lydia (Danny Phantom)
- Samuel Sullivan (Heroes)
- Curtis Dean Mays (Reaper)
- Joaquin Bordado (Carlo J. Caparas)
- Tattoozala (SheZow)
- China Sorrows (Skulduggery Pleasant)