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Man Tries 52 Drugs And Draws Haunting Self-Portraits For Each Dosage

While many drugs are illegal for good reasons, they are also sought after by many people because of there capability of changing one's mood and perspective. In fact, some people are interested in how their creativity and way of thinking is radically changed due to various drugs.

Bryan Lewis Saunders wanted to see how his self-portraits would look like for each drug intake. While he only took 52 drugs, the total number of portraits here are actually 59 because each increase in dosage of the same drugs leads to observable differences. 

Credit: Bryan Lewis Saunders

Man Tries 52 Drugs And Draws Haunting Self-Portraits For Each Dosage

Man Tries 52 Drugs And Draws Haunting Self-Portraits For Each Dosage

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1. 251-NBOMe

1. 251-NBOMe

Apparently, he might have just become an obscure dog.

2. Abilify/Xanax/Ativan

2. Abilify/Xanax/Ativan

This doesn't actually look awful.

3. 90mg Abilify

3. 90mg Abilify

Bryan Lewis Saunders basically turned into some liquid mess.

4. 1sm glass of Absinth

4. 1sm glass of Absinth

He looks quite depressed.

5. 10mg Adderall

5. 10mg Adderall

He turned into a terrifying snake.

6. Alcohol

6. Alcohol

Getting drunk leads to a wild self-portrait.

7. 10mg Ambien

7. 10mg Ambien

Just 10 milligrams of Ambien made his surroundings a bit dizzy.

8. Ativan/Haloperidol

8. Ativan/Haloperidol

Bryan actually doesn't know the dosage provided when he was at the hospital.

9. Bath Salts

9. Bath Salts

Please don't try bath salts. It is an absolutely horrifying experience.

10. 15mg Buspar

10. 15mg Buspar

BryanLewis Saunders actually snorted this one, and it looks like he just found his inner peace.

11. Butalbital

11. Butalbital

Butalbital is typically mixed with other medications to help an individual who has a headache or any common body pain.

12. Butane Honey Oil

12. Butane Honey Oil

He seems to have found a way to navigate through his mind.

13. 250mg Cephalexin

13. 250mg Cephalexin

For this self-portrait, he actually used both watercolors and the drug itself.

14. Half a gram of cocaine

14. Half a gram of cocaine

He looks absolutely insane here.

15. Two squirts of a computer duster

15. Two squirts of a computer duster

Maybe humans should not try things that are meant for computers.

16. Two bottles of cough syrup

16. Two bottles of cough syrup

Even this common product can make you feel strange.

17. A lump of crystal meth

17. A lump of crystal meth

If cocaine makes you look crazy, then crystal meth turns you into some sort of devil.

18. 20mg Cyclobenzaprine

18. 20mg Cyclobenzaprine

This time, he's outside with his dog.

19. 4mg Dilaudid

19. 4mg Dilaudid

As his self-portrait indicates, Bryan Lewis Saunders thought that he was actually melting on the couch.

20. A shot of Dilaudid and three shots of Morphine

20. A shot of Dilaudid and three shots of Morphine

Combining two drugs just turned him into a wacky superhero.

21. DMT

21. DMT

The first photo shows his self-portrait during the intake while the second photo is the effect after taking DMT.

22. 60mg Geodon

22. 60mg Geodon

It looks like he can't move away from the wall.

23. Hash

23. Hash

He's unsurprisingly happy with the help of hash.

24. Heroin

24. Heroin

Bryan snorted heroin and he basically stopped being a human being.

25. Huffing Gas

25. Huffing Gas

It's as if his world turned into a crowded arrangement of needles and sticks.

26. Huffing Lighter Fluid

26. Huffing Lighter Fluid

Check out those waves behind him!

27. 7.5mg Hydrocodone/7.5 mg Oxycodone/3mg Xanax

27. 7.5mg Hydrocodone/7.5 mg Oxycodone/3mg Xanax

Combining these three drugs just made him look like a villain.

28. Khat

28. Khat

Bryan chewed and drank this drug.

29. 3mg Klonopin

29. 3mg Klonopin

He basically turned into a cat.

30. 300mg Lithium

30. 300mg Lithium

Bryan Lewis Saunders just became a living vegetable.

31. 10mg Lortab

31. 10mg Lortab

This is probably one of his scariest yet simplest self-portraits involving drugs.

32. LSD

32. LSD

His mind just exploded.

33. Marijuana

33. Marijuana

He's off to paradise with that random kid.

34. Marijuana (G13)

34. Marijuana (G13)

This type of marijuana just made him see the truth of life and the universe.

35. Marijuana Resin

35. Marijuana Resin

Bryan Lewis Saunders looks like he achieved a state of tranquility.

36. Morphine IV

36. Morphine IV

He became a robot.

37. Psilocybin Mushrooms

37. Psilocybin Mushrooms

His eyes became like jewels with just two cups of this drug.

38. 2mg Nicotine Gum

38. 2mg Nicotine Gum

He took this after he quit smoking cigarette for a couple of months.

39. Nitrous Oxide

39. Nitrous Oxide

He's happy but he also feels empty.

40. Nitrous Oxide / Valium I.V.

40. Nitrous Oxide / Valium I.V.

He seems trapped inside a black hole, with no way to escape.

41. Opium

41. Opium

He looks like a jester who didn't get approval from his kings and queens.

42. PCP

42. PCP

He could no longer be a human being.

43. 5mg Percocet

43. 5mg Percocet

Bryan Lewis Saunders looks determined here.

44. Pot Brownies

44. Pot Brownies

This is such an appropriate self-portrait for someone who just had pot brownies.

45. A glass of Pruno

45. A glass of Pruno

His shape just became too freaky to ignore.

46. 4mg Risperdal

46. 4mg Risperdal

The thoughts of the world started reaching him at the same time.

47. Ritalin

47. Ritalin

He became much more focused than ever before.

48. Salvia Divinorum

48. Salvia Divinorum

He looks like he belongs in the golden age of art and music.

49. 100mg Seroquel

49. 100mg Seroquel

And everything faded away for him.

50. Sodium Thiopental IV

50. Sodium Thiopental IV

His world started to crumble into nothingness.

51. 250mg Soma

51. 250mg Soma

This was the weirdest bath he ever took.

52. 100mg Tramadol

52. 100mg Tramadol

It looks like he's ready to be killed by a samurai.

53. 100mg Trazodone

53. 100mg Trazodone

This looks like an elaborate illustration for medical purposes.

54. 20mg Valium

54. 20mg Valium

There are no straight lines here.

55. Valium I.V.

55. Valium I.V.

He didn't know the dosage when he was in the hospital.

56. Valium IV mixed with Albuterol and Saline

56. Valium IV mixed with Albuterol and Saline

His head looks really tiny here.

57. 2mg Xanax

57. 2mg Xanax

He oddly looks like an adult baby here.

58. 50mg Zoloft 

58. 50mg Zoloft 

This is how he saw himself two weeks after taking that drug.

59. 10mg Zyprexa

59. 10mg Zyprexa

He somehow thought that he could identify the people around him.

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