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9 Tattoo Trends for 2019

Your hair, wardrobe, and physique reveal a bit about your persona add a trendy tattoo to maximize your appearance and make heads turn. Collectors find inspiration in their new ink, it could be a personal story, favorite motivational quotes that go skin deep, animal characters to show demeanor, zodiac motifs and everything in between. The […]

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 TATTOO COMPANY.

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 […]

TATTOOS USING THE ASH OF LOVED ONES.

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

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.