Tattoo Etiquette

Tattoo Etiquette – Dos and Don’ts of Getting a Tattoo

Tattoo Etiquette – Dos and Don’ts of Getting a Tattoo Tattoos are a serious decision to make, so they take a lot of thought and consideration. You don’t want to show up randomly at a tattoo shop and expect to get yours completed right then. The artist is not one to make mad, so make sure you know the proper tattoo etiquette before you decide to make an appointment. DO: Think Before You Get Inked A tattoo is permanent, so make sure that

What to Consider When Getting an Ear Piercing

What to Consider When Getting an Ear Piercing

Ear Piercings If you are a big fan of jewelry, you are likely to have one or more piercings. Ear piercings are so of the best ones because they stand out and allow you to accentuate your whole look. Most people know about the traditional lobe piercing, but there are actually over a dozen ear locations where you can get a new piercing. In this guide, we’re going to be talking about a number of these ear locations and other important

Tattoo After Care

Gentle and Thorough: The Ultimate Tattoo Aftercare Guide

Gentle and Thorough:  The Ultimate Tattoo Aftercare Guide You have finished your time in the tattoo artist’s chair. It is natural to wonder how to take care of your brand new art. Follow this tattoo aftercare guide to keep it looking great from day one and for a long time thereafter. Bandage or Wrap Your freshly-inked tattoo will be covered by a wrap or bandage. Your artist will instruct you as to when to remove this; leave it on for the full

Most & Least Painful Tattoo Locations

Most & Least Painful Tattoo Locations

Most & Least Painful Tattoo Locations If you’re getting a tattoo, you probably have a good idea of the location on your body you want it. Aesthetics is everything when it comes to tattoos. Yet, the thought of pain scares you. Despite reassurance from people who tell you ‘it feels like a pinch’ or ‘doesn’t hurt at all,’ most of us convince ourselves that those people are wrong. Tattoos involve needles poking in and out of your skin, after all. There’s good

Popular Tattoo Myths & Misconceptions

Popular Tattoo Myths & Misconceptions

Let’s cover the most Popular Tattoo Myths & Misconceptions There are plenty of myths and misconceptions surrounding tattoos, and many people have a lot of questions before they decide to get inked. It makes sense to do research, as tattoos may seem like a serious commitment to most people. However, there are often very conflicting answers to the most popular tattoo questions and myths. Fortunately, these explanations are here to set the record straight. Content: Myth #1: They’re not safe and can lead to

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Healing Ink-Tattooing as a Cover-up for Scarring and Skin Damage

Scar Cover Up Tattoos While tattoos have traditionally been seen as the hallmarks of rebels, sailors, and outlaws, the way in which they are perceived in modern society has shifted greatly. Today, tattoos are featured prominently in cultures across the world and have become accepted, and often admired, means of personal expression. Still, the decision to get a tattoo is a highly personal and important choice. For some, tattoos are simply an accessory-a fashion statement no more than a pair of

All You Need To Know About Getting A Sleeve Tattoo

All You Need To Know About Getting A Sleeve Tattoo

All You Need To Know About Getting A Sleeve Tattoo If you are considering getting a sleeve tattoo, there are several things you will want to know. Getting this kind of tattoo takes a serious commitment by both you and your tattoo artist. You will need to be prepared to decide on several different things to have the perfect tattoo. Things to Decide There are many things that you will want to decide on when it comes to getting sleeve tattoos. It is

Tattoo Buyer's Guide

Tattoo Buyer’s Guide: What You Should Know Before Getting Ink

Tattoo Buyer’s Guide: What You Should Know Before Getting Ink Does the thought of getting your first tattoo to cause your body to flood with emotions? Most people, when they decide that a tattoo is in their future, begin to immediately formulate different font sizes, images that could be displayed, the colors that they may want to incorporate, and the underlying message. If you’re ready to take the plunge and get some professional ink, here’s what we recommend that you consider. 

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Small Tattoo Ideas for a Discrete Tattoo

Have you ever wanted a tattoo, but were afraid of being too flashy? Unfortunately, tattoos are still taboo to some people. Depending on your job, flashy tattoos might not even be allowed. Luckily, there are still ways you can express yourself through tattoos and remain discrete at the same time. Small tattoos have become extremely popular in the past few years. Celebrities from Kylie Jenner to Vanessa Hudgens have been showing off their tiny tattoos hidden in discrete places, like the side

Women with Tattoos

Women with Tattoos: What You Should Know

  Women with Tattoos When a woman changes her hairstyle, gets a new outfit, or completes an intense workout, she feels great about herself. Of course, every woman is different and these examples are just some of the things women can do to boost their self-esteem. A positive self-image can come from several sources: the positive opinions of friends and loved ones, flattering clothing, professional success, and more. However, it’s important to realize that self-esteem should primarily come from within. A woman