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Forearm Tattoo in Men

A forearm tattoo is a very popular area to get a tattoo in men. Unlike other popular tattoo places such as on the back, chest, or shoulder, a forearm tattoo is more visible. The only way to cover it up is by wearing a jacket or a long sleeved shirt. This is why it is […]

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Tattoo Myths and Misconceptions

A tattoo is a form of body modification by injecting indelible underneath the skin and creating an image of the owners liking. Now there have been tattoo myths lingering around and scaring or misleading a lot of people who want to get inked. Below are a few myths: Tattoos are painful. A lot of people […]

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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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Laser Tattoo Removal – How Much It Costs

If you wish to have a laser tattoo removal, it is important to find a practitioner who is widely experienced. Although there are other surgical techniques for tattoo removal, these can leave a lot of scarring. Today, laser therapy is the most widely used way to partially or completely remove tattoos. Lasers work to remove […]

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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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Tattoo Aftercare: What Not To Do

It is vital that you practice proper aftercare to ensure proper healing of your new tattoo. Most of the problems that arise are caused by poor tattoo aftercare. Read on to know what NOT to do after getting your tattoo. Do not touch your fresh tattoo. Remember that this is a wound that is prone […]

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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 […]