Tattoo Advice

Scabbing

Why Do Tattoos Scab + Tips For Healing

Inside: Tattoo Scabbing Info + Tips. What is Tattoo Scabbing? As your tattooed skin heals, it will begin to scab. This is totally normal. It’s important not to pick at or scratch off the scabs, as this can ruin your tattoo. That’s easier said than done, as scabbing tattoos can get itchy as they dry out. How long does tattoo scabbing last? […] Read more…

Touch Up

When to get a Tattoo Touch Up

Inside: What is a Tattoo Touch Up & When To Get One? What is a Tattoo Touch Up? A touch-up essentially means tattooing over your existing tattoo to fix any problems with it. Unlike getting a new tattoo, a touch-up usually involves adding small details or a bit of color to the existing ink. They’re typically quick jobs that don’t require you to spend […] Read more…

Tattoo Placement

Tattoo Placement

Inside: Tattoo Placement Tips to Consider When Deciding Tattoo Placement Cut it out. A good way to get an idea of tattoo placement is to take a printed version of the image you want and try moving it around on your body. Roll up some tape on the back of the paper and try sticking it […] Read more…

Where to Create Body Art

Where Can I Design a Tattoo Online Free?

Inside: Where Can I Design a Tattoo Online Free? Getting a new tattoo is always exciting, but it can be just as stressful. Especially if you don’t quite know what to get yet. If you’re someone who enjoys planning and browsing through many options before going to the tattoo artist, an online tattoo design service can […] Read more…

Tattoo Cleaning Tips

The Best Soap for Tattoos + Cleaning Tips

Inside: The Best Soap for New Tattoos + Cleaning Tips You’ll Want To Know. Choosing the best cleaning agent for your new tattoo shouldn’t be hard. But now, there are far too many options to choose from, and choosing the best one on your own is a daunting task. Oh, I know, I’ve been in […] Read more…

How Much to Tip Tattoo Artist

How Much to Tip a Tattoo Artist + FAQ

Inside: How Much to Tip a Tattoo Artist? Does it depend on the part of the country where you live? Tipping plays a very large role in your tattoo process, more so than other types of services. Nearly all service-based industries have tipping as a way to show how much you appreciate a worker’s personalized […] Read more…

Tattoo Removal

Inside: Tattoo Removal What is Tattoo Removal? This has been performed with various tools since the start of tattooing. While tattoos are generally considered permanent, it is now possible to remove them with treatments, fully or partially. The “standard modality for body art removal” is the non-invasive removal of pigments using Q-switched lasers. What are […] Read more…

How to come up with tattoo ideas

How to Come Up with Tattoo Ideas + Tips on the Process

Inside: How to come up with tattoo ideas + Tips to make the process seamless. Tattoos are increasingly popular outlets for self-expression, and are often an attractive way to save dates, memories, or simply decorate your body. It’s no secret, though, that tattoos are mostly permanent, and getting them removed, if necessary, can be painful and […] Read more…

Laser Tattoo Removal

What is Laser Tattoo Removal?

Inside: What is Laser Tattoo Removal & Is It Right For You? What is Tattoo Removal? Tattoo removal has been performed with various tools since the start of tattooing. While tattoos are generally considered permanent, it is now possible to remove them with treatments, fully or partially. The “standard modality for tattoo removal” is the […] Read more…

Best Numbing Spray

Does Tattoo Numbing Spray Really Work?

Inside: What Is Tattoo Numbing Spray & How Does It Work. Does numbing spray work for tattoos? The short answer is: Yes, they do work. However, they are not a magic cream that is going to make your tattoo completely painless. They will make the pain bearable though, and in some cases much more bearable. […] Read more…

What is a flat needle?

Why You Might Want A Flat Needle Tattoo?

Inside: Flat Needle Tattoos Defined. What is a Flat Needle? Larger flat needles can be used for color fills and shading as they deliver more ink quickly with just one pass. Flat needles are good for intricate shadings such as in geometric patterns and some mandala work. The flat shader needles are also common in […] Read more…

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