Tooth Art is also a type of body art. The are different types of tooth art, some are permanent, some are temporary:
- you can replace your tooth (or teeth) with (a) gold one(s)
- you can get a (removable) cap for one tooth
- you can get a (removable) grill for all of you (upper)teeth
- you can get a diamond into one tooth (or in more teeth)
Scalpelling is a type of body art, which procedure is similar to piercing and it is also for the creation of decorative perforations through the skin and other body tissue. It is most commonly used as a replacement for or enhancement of ear piercings.
Implants are a temporary type (which may leave a scar when removed). Implants are devices placed under the skin for decorative purposes. You can get them in different shapes through an incision.
Branding is a permanent type of body art in which a mark (usually a symbol or pattern), is burned into the skin,
with the intention of creating a scar. This is performed using a hot or very cold branding iron.
Another permanent type is Scarification. This involves etching, scratching, or some sort of superficial incision or cutting as a permanent body modification, etching pictures, words or designs into the skin. During this process, scars are formed by cutting the skin.