Getting a tattoo is a permanent decision, one that shouldn’t be rushed. Once you finally decide to get one, you actively toy with the idea of what you want, perfecting it in your mind and with your artist until that idea is put on your skin. The last thing you want after all of this [...]
Most Popular Places for a Tattoo Finding the right place for a tattoo is one of the most difficult parts about getting one. Not every tattoo idea you have is going to fit in the place that you desire. So, here are some popular tattoo places!
What is the Biology Behind a Healing Tattoo? To understand the healing tattoo process, you must first understand that a tattoo is an injury to the skin that the body has to heal itself. Because of this, the body’s immune system only has a limited amount of energy to dedicate to healing itself. So [...]
Tattoos are no longer for navy men and criminals, they're for everyone who wants to display art on themselves. Take a look at how tattooing has changed throughout the ages below.
In previous generations, tattoos were a definite no for professionals. Having a visible tattoo was enough to make your resume non-valid for almost every company. And, if you were hired, you may be forced to either get the tattoo removed or keep it covered while in the office. Things are different now, however the numbers [...]
There’s nothing more invasive than a random stranger interrupting a conversation to grab your arm to take a better look at your tattoo. If you have visible tattoos, you know where this scenario is headed – playing 20 questions about your tattoo. It’s moments like this that can make you feel more like an art [...]
Tattoo trends are ever changing and the way they are portrayed by every artist is different. One of the newer trends that has become popular in the past couple years is geometrical tattoos. They are original and give a new perspective on the traditional tattoos we all love. Check out our top 20 geometric designed [...]
Once you get your tattoo, what do you do? Tattoo healing is one of the most important parts of getting a tattoo. Look below to see what NOT to do when healing your tattoo.
There’s a new form of harassment and although people with tattoos have dealt with it for years, it’s finally being recognized. The type of harassment I’m talking about is being called “tatcalling” and it happens every day. Having visible tattoos often comes with the same questions – “Did that hurt?” “What does it mean?” “How [...]
Despite the every growing desire of tattoos in today’s generations, not everyone understands the culture or why people get them in the first place. People often judge tattoos saying they’re too painful, ugly or even that nobody with a tattoo can get professional job. However, those of us with tattoos completely disagree. We think they’re [...]