Go ahead and stare. This is a chance to see a wrestler’s face up close, personal and in detail. Moving images on TV capture the essence of a person. All of the intense action goes by in a second and you get lost in it. This photo story focuses on the face of a wrestler; the scars, black eyes, crooked noses. Its all there so you can stare. (Click on images to see them larger)

Photography by Jason Tanaka Blaney