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    A Quick Guide to 5 Popular Tattoo Styles

    Countless people around the world find tattooing to be their method of choice when it comes to body expression — in fact, demand is so universal that the U.S. alone is home to around 21,000 tattoo parlors. Fortunately for those looking to get new tattoo art, there is no shortage of artistic designs circulating. This […]

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    Popular Tattoos To Watch For This Year

    Tattoos are a popular form of artistic expression, but just as artistic styles change through the years, so do tattoo styles. Although the new year is just beginning, now is the time to educate yourself on what is going to be in style. Whether you’re planning on getting your first tattoo this year or you’re […]

  • 3 Tips to Help You Plan Your Tattoo

    If you plan on joining the 14% of Americans who have at least one tattoo on their bodies, you may be wondering where to start. Planning a tattoo can be an involved and complex process, depending on what you’re looking to get. So to help you get started, here are a few tips to consider […]

  • 3 Common Styles of Tattooing

    Tattooing has been around for thousands of years, and over time, many different styles of tattooing have emerged. Tattoo artists around the world specialize in different tattoo styles, giving each client a unique piece of artwork on their bodies. And because about 49% of people with tattoos agree that the reputation of the artist or […]

  • How to Prepare for Your First Tattoo Consultation

    So, you’ve decided you want a tattoo. Now what? Well, the next step after finding a talented artist is to book a consultation. During a consultation, you and your tattoo artist will sit down and talk about your tattoo design. This is a crucial aspect of the tattooing process and should be taken seriously. If […]

  • Matching Tattoos: Are They Ever a Good Idea?

    Some best friends make friendship bracelets, just like how some couples get each other promise rings. There are plenty of ways to show your commitment and love for another person. While bracelets and rings can easily be taken off, some people decide to take the plunge and get matching or group tattoos. Nothing says commitment […]

  • Important Tattoo Aftercare Tips to Know

    If you’re planning on joining the 14% of Americans who have at least one tattoo, it’s important for you to understand how to care for your new ink. Aftercare is a crucial part of getting inked. Because while tattoos can be a great body expression method, you can put your new art at risk of […]

  • Inking the Past: A Brief History of 3 Popular Tattoo Styles

    Tattoos are forms of expression that allow us to wear artistic designs indefinitely, change them when desired, and add to them when inspiration strikes. And while tattoos have gone mainstream in recent years, the history of tattoos is lengthy and culturally rich across the world. Like any artistic style, there are various movements and practices that differ […]

  • Serious Mistakes to Avoid When Planning Your First Tattoo

    When it comes to planning a tattoo, there are a lot of factors to consider. Unfortunately, many people rush through the planning process and their impatience leads to a lifetime of bad tattoo regret. So if you’re looking to get a tattoo, you should avoid these common tattoo mistakes to ensure you end up with […]

  • ‘Tatu’ to ‘Tattoo’: A Brief History of Tattooing

    While tattoos are much more mainstream than they have been in the past, the meaning and method of tattooing has changed significantly throughout time. Tattoos are commonly thought of as a form of artistic expression, they have been used to identify soldiers, social rankings, and as a symbol of rebellion. In order to help you […]