Information About Tattoos

What you should know about the different types of temporary tattoos.

Henna Tattoos -  Henna is a temporary form of tattooing from south Asia and its ink is actually a paste made from the powdered leaves of the Henna plant. Even though colors are limited to only a couple shades of red, brown, and not quite black, Henna designs can be breath taking. This type of [...]

By | March 7th, 2012|Information About Tattoos|0 Comments

Picking a Design

Picking a good meaningful design is important to some, and others just get what ever they like on the wall of the tattoo parlor. If you’re here you’re probably looking to get a meaningful, well detailed design done. There are a lot of choices in terms of design like, Celtic Knot, tribal, animals, angels and [...]

By | December 1st, 2011|Designs, Information About Tattoos|2 Comments

Yakuza Style Tattoos

The Japanese mafia also known as the Yakuza hold within their skin some of the most detailed, vibrantly colored tattoos known to this world! But because of the Yakuza tattooing tradition, prejudice towards people with tattoos has developed in Japan, Yakuza or not. Even though this prejudice is slowly subsiding due to western influence such [...]

By | November 23rd, 2011|Gangster, Information About Tattoos, Uncommon Tattoos|0 Comments

How Tattoos Work

You probably know that tattoos work by injecting ink into the skin, but do you really know the process behind it? Modern tattooing uses a tattoo machine also known as a tattoo gun to inject a colored ink into the second layer of skin called the dermis, it does this by rapidly moving a sterilized [...]

By | August 20th, 2011|Information About Tattoos|0 Comments

Tattoo Removal

Your first question is probably "Is tattoo removal even possible?" Well the answer to that question is yes to some extent. There are many ways to remove a tattoo some work better than others and some also cost a lot more than others. 1. First on the list of tattoo removal is Lasers, this does [...]

By | August 12th, 2011|Information About Tattoos|0 Comments

A Brief Look into the Long History of Tattoos

Would you believe it if we told you humans have used tattoos for at least 5,200 years? Well, it's true and there is proof! Two tourists discovered a 5,200 year old mummy while climbing the Ötztal Alps on September 19th, 1991. The mummy received the nickname Ötzi ("The Iceman"). The tattoos discovered on Ötzi's body are the [...]

By | August 12th, 2011|Information About Tattoos|0 Comments