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Complete This Self-Interview Before You Get a Tattoo

Complete This Self-Interview Before You Get a Tattoo

Complete This Self-Interview Before You Get a Tattoo You’ve decided—it’s time to brave the needle and get that much-awaited tattoo. Whether it’s your first or nth session, selecting a design is only half the battle. Beyond the notion of permanence is whether you’ll love showing off your piece in ten, […]

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the basics of washing your new tattoo

The Basics of Washing Your New Tattoo

Once you walk out of a tattoo shop with a brand new sleeve or half-back piece, your artist is no longer responsible for how it’ll look in the long run. A reliable technician will relay detailed aftercare information that begins as soon as you sit up off your seat.  With […]

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How to Keep Your Ink from Fading Over Time

How to Keep Your Ink from Fading Over Time

A few years have passed, and your sleeve isn’t looking as vibrant as it once was. Lines are broken, and whites are a little duller. After several years, you can’t expect your piece to look as bright as it did after walking fresh out of a tattoo shop. Why tattoos […]

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Tattoo Etiquette Tips to Abide By - Our Guide

Tattoo Etiquette Tips to Abide By – Our Guide

If you’re walking into a tattoo shop for the first time, the buzzing of equipment and under-the-breath curses from rookies can be intimidating. However, if you find yourself amid individuals inked from head to toe, there’s likely a reason you’re around. Whether it’s to commemorate a life-changing event or are […]

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Top Aftercare Tips for New Ink - Our Guide

Top Aftercare Tips for New Ink – Our Guide

Let’s face it. As you grow old, your tattoo will age alongside you—but it doesn’t mean skimping on your aftercare routine. Whether a pinprick of your partner’s initials or a full-back piece of your favorite mythological creature, tattoo aftercare is essential to keeping your ink vibrant and long-lasting. From needle […]

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