Smart Tattoos

The Tattoo That Tells You More

Smart Tattoos: Tattoo-able skin sensors that measure body functions such as skin moisture and temperature are the latest breakthrough in health monitoring. Researchers at the University of Illinois have created waterproof skin sensors that can be printed directly onto skin via special, serpentine wires. For now, they are temporary but, in the future, the sensors could be embedded below the skin and considered the ultimate fitness measure, not to mention a unique tattoo.

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Sources: Electronic Sensors Printed Directly on the Skin

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