Entries by SDT Staff

20th Anniversary Party – Saturday, February 2nd

Skin Design Tattoo 3963 Spring Mountain Road, LV, NV 89102 (702) 739-9946 Saturday, February 2nd 7PM to Midnight Join us in celebrating our 20th anniversary with a night of good food, awesome giveaways, and even better company.

The Evolution of the Tattoo

Tattoos have been around for so long that there’s no real consensus on or when, why, or where the practice started. But, based on historical and archaeological evidence gathered thus far, the art of tattooing has been practiced for millennia. It was just a couple decades ago, a group hiking in the Alps discovered remains […]

Picking The Perfect Tattoo – What You Need To Know

Because of their permanence, picking a tattoo can be a stressful event. What if you make the wrong decision and it haunts you for the rest of your natural life? To help shoo away the specter of regret, there are a number of factors to consider before you make your final decision. They include: Design […]

What You Need To Know Before You Get Your First Tattoo

So, you’ve decided to take the plunge and get your very first tattoo. Now, what? For many of us, tattoos are considered to be a permanent form of self-expression. And, while expressing yourself is a beautiful thing, it is this permanent nature of the tat that deems it necessary for you to learn as much […]

11 Astonishing Facts About Tattoos

Did you know that the kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby prompted worried parents to tattoo their children? This is just one of the amazing facts that populate the storied history of tattoos. Intrigued? Check out 11 more below: What’s in a Name? The word “tattoo” comes from the Polynesian word “ta” which means “to strike”. […]


Las Vegas has always been known for the glitz, the glamour and its insane night life, but they’ve also become famous for fine cuisine, world class resorts and now it can include tattoos. Skin Design Tattoo has become the leading purveyor of the fine art tattoos in the Las Vegas area. Aside from their stunning […]


Would you do it? Getting a tattoo using the ashes of a loved one might seem morbid to some, but for others it’s the ultimate form of love of dedication. According to one tattoo shop manager in Toronto, “Ashes are essentially carbon and carbon is the main ingredient in black ink”. To read this full […]


Lil Wayne vs. 2 Chainz. Even though it sounds like rapper Lil Wayne had his nuts squeezed in a vice, he still does a good job in this collaborative battle against 2 Chainz. Directed by HdotRoss, the battle track features a cool video which is very reminiscent of 80’s style rap battles.


It’s been said that the devil is in the details, and here’s the proof. This latest black and grey tattoo by the legendary Fernie Andrade, shows off his remarkable skill in creating realistic tattoos that draws the viewers eyes into the details of this majestically orchestrated piece. Done a few weeks ago, this is a […]