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The Ancient Roots of Tattoos

Posted by on Sep 13, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on The Ancient Roots of Tattoos

The Ancient Roots of Tattoos

Tattoos ride the line of being socially acceptable and unacceptable in certain circles. This could largely be due to the stigma revolving around them. Categorizing or profiling individuals as a whole based under the banner of a tattoo has made many guilty by association. If we reflect on history, we will see the meaning of tattoos stem beyond the modern day interpretation with a steeping past of tradition, culture and integrity. The Art of tattooing dates back to a minimum of 50,000 years ago. Our ancient ancestors included skin art as a part...

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The Importance of Caring For Your Tattoo

Posted by on Jul 15, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on The Importance of Caring For Your Tattoo

The Importance of Caring For Your Tattoo

Tattoos of all sizes are expressive and artistic. They are also a part of the science and medical field. When you gaze upon an illustrative Tattoo, we marvel at the display of intricate artistry and detail. It is not often we consider the precise application of the process. Getting a Tattoo involves meticulous preparation and technique. Ink is generally synthetic making it a foreign substance being injected into layers of skin. The image is seen on the epidermis which is the outer layer while the ink is placed into the dermis. This makes it...

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Tips to Tone Your Tattoo

Posted by on May 23, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Tips to Tone Your Tattoo

Tips to Tone Your Tattoo

Tattoos will often tell a story of a person’s life, lessons or memories. From small designs to a complete canvass of possibilities, tattoos are a personalized expression. Imagery is met with imagination to symbolize the tale waiting to be told. Life is filled with experiences that line the depths of memory boxes and albums. Tattoos bring those thoughtful moments to life allowing them to become a part of our daily repertoire. Whether our tattoos serve as a reminder or inspire our path, the style will be sure to become our own signature. Opting...

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Picking the Right Professional for a New Tattoo

Posted by on Mar 29, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Picking the Right Professional for a New Tattoo

Picking the Right Professional for a New Tattoo

The relationship between a Tattoo Artist and their clients is bonded with trust and a creative alliance. Finding an Artist you can rely on requires a little bit of time and research. Often times, potential clients will rush into an appointment only to be sorely disappointed with the results. As exciting as it can be to get a new Tattoo, taking a pause for review of your options is the wisest choice. Once you find your Tattoo Guru, they are likely to remain your Artist for years to come. Prior to applying ink to skin, you want to take the...

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Steps to Choosing the Right Tattoo

Posted by on Jan 6, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Steps to Choosing the Right Tattoo

Steps to Choosing the Right Tattoo

Choosing a Tattoo is the same as picking a lifelong partner. Your colorful sidekick will be with you every moment of your life. It becomes a dedicated decision once you are in the Tattoo chair or on the table. Whether you are considering a first Tattoo or adding to the collection, you want to make the right choice. It can be a stressful process when you look through dozens of images and hundreds of design pages. There are a few sharp tips of the Tattoo trade that are useful when reviewing your options. Choosing a Tattoo Tips Size Will Matter...

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How to Become a Successful Tattoo Artist

Posted by on Jun 26, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on How to Become a Successful Tattoo Artist

How to Become a Successful Tattoo Artist

Tattooing is an amazing art that has existed since the dawn of humanity. At first, tattoos were used in order to distinguish between tribes or to serve as decorations for battle victories. In time, tattoos turned into a way of decorating the skin and body. There are still people that use them for their primary purpose, but they are very secluded. The tattoo artist is the person that turns our dream and vision into reality. The importance of the quality of the tattoo artist is vital for the aesthetic outcome. But becoming an amazing tattoo...

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Where to Get a Tattoo if You Want it to Be Discreet

Posted by on Jun 18, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Where to Get a Tattoo if You Want it to Be Discreet

Where to Get a Tattoo if You Want it to Be Discreet

Getting a tattoo is a serious decision. The problem is that, in the past, tattoos were associated with people of ill repute, such as criminals and gangsters. This is not so much the case nowadays; however, it can be difficult to get a job if you have a tattoo that is visible to the public. Of course, it depends what area you plan to work in, as it will certainly be fine to have visible tattoos if you work in a tattoo parlor. However, your boss may not be as accepting if you are employed in another area, such as the food service industry or in...

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Does Tattoo Placement Matter?

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Does Tattoo Placement Matter?

Does Tattoo Placement Matter?

The choice to get a tattoo is an important decision and likewise where you’ll get inked is a very important matter as well. Regardless of whether you’re getting your first or third tattoo, you must consider a couple of things before the placement. This is after all an item that will remain on your body for the rest of your life, so you want to make sure you love the design and you love were it is on your body. This guide will delve into factors pertaining to tattoo placement to determine its importance or lack of concern. Size...

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How to Care for a Tattoo If It Begins to Fade

Posted by on May 28, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on How to Care for a Tattoo If It Begins to Fade

How to Care for a Tattoo If It Begins to Fade

When you first get a tattoo, the colors will be nice and bright and tattoo will look crisp. However, over time the vividness tends to fade and that brilliant and sharp appearance will disappear. And thus, you may wander what you can do and how you should care for a tattoo that has begun fading. It’s important to keep in mind that all skin artwork will dull over time. There may be differences in how quickly they fade, but ultimately those colours will not last. There are some steps that you can take to prevent the tattoo from fading even more...

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Trending Tattoos for 2018

Posted by on May 26, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off on Trending Tattoos for 2018

Trending Tattoos for 2018

Tattooing is an ancient art that is still practiced to date despite the negative attitude directed towards the art over the years. It is now coming out of that and growing in popularity and acceptance.  A good number of people have been subjects of discrimination since they have a tattoo. The most challenging circumstance is the job interview scenario where many have been denied opportunities. The tattoo industry is dynamic when it comes to its trends that come and go. For instance, tattoos that were vibrant in the previous year are losing...

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