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The Shoulder Tattoo

Finally you’ve got the tattoo design you’ve always wanted. You’ve invested a lot of time researching for other designs, sketching and mixing them all up to make yours one of a kind. Now the only problem you’re faced with is the placement of your tattoo. There are a lot of places you can put your […]

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Ingredients in Tattoo Ink

There are various pigments and carriers used in tattoo ink. These are mixed together to produce the various colours and shades used in tattooing. The pigment part in tattoo ink gives it its colour while the carrier solution contains the pigment or “carries” the pigment. The common carriers used are ethyl alcohol, water, methanol, propylene […]

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Taking Care of Your Fresh Tattoo

So, you where able to conquer your fear of the needle and finally got yourself a fresh tattoo. Now, don’t think that you can show off your new art to your friends, well, not just yet. Remember, our skin protect us from any microscopic organisms from invading our body. Any damage to the skin can […]

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Tattoo First Timers Frequently Asked Question

A tattoo is basically printing or inking an image of your liking on your skin. It sounds really simple, but the actual artwork is done by using a needle and impregnating the skin with ink. Now this is not like your usual flu shot from your doctor, the needle in tattooing punctures the skin several […]

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Where to Put Your Tattoo Design

You may have given a lot of thought on choosing a design for tattoo. But equally important as the tattoo design is the tattoo placement. Where to place your tattoo is really a matter of personal preference but on the other hand, there are also some considerations when choosing where to place your tat. If […]

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How to Choose Designs for Tattoos

There is no doubt that getting a tattoo is one of the most popular things these days. But since a tattoo is a permanent thing, you should be sensible as you choose your designs for tattoos. Avoid making hurried decisions. Picking a design for tattoo at the spur of the moment is a no-no. Bear […]

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Bepanthen is not a Tattoo Aftercare Product

Bepanthen is a diaper rash cream that is sometimes used by tattoo artists as a tattoo aftercare cream. But should you really use a nappy cream for your fresh wound? One of the ingredients found in Bepanthen is petroleum jelly or petrolatum. This is also called white petrolatum or soft paraffin. It has been used […]

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Tattoo Basic Safety Guidelines

Since a permanent tattoo is made by using needles and pigment, be sure that all safety precautions are in place. No matter how tempting it may sound, never tattoo yourself or allow a friend to do the tattooing. If you do not have the money to spend, better save up first to be able to […]

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Proper Tattoo Aftercare For a Fresh Tattoo

Tattoo aftercare is probably the most essential part of the process of having a tattoo. A tattoo artist can do so much in perfecting your preferred art work but the pinnacle of the whole process of getting a new tattoo lies on how you take care of your fresh tattoo. Below are simple tattoo aftercare […]

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