Tattoo Pain Levels

How Much Will My Tattoo Hurt? Yes, it’s no secret that getting a tattoo done hurts. Your pain tolerance may dictate just where the best spot for a new tattoo is if pain is your main concern. The most painful areas tend to be where there are a lot of nerves close...

My Tattoo in 10 Years Time

What Will It Look Like a Few Years from Now? All tattoos will fade over time and some types of tattoos are more prone to fading than others. The lighter colours of water colours and pastels will fade faster than the darker pigments like black or grey. Some styles...

Tips for Getting a New Tattoo

Things to Keep in Mind with a New Tattoo Do not shave any area around a new tattoo. There will be a good chance of removing a very thin layer of new skin, wrecking your new tattoo. Leave the shaving for a few weeks, a bit of unwanted hair left to grow is okay. Girls,...
Know Your Tattoo Health Risks

Know Your Tattoo Health Risks

Tattoo Health Risks Tattooing is now much more acceptable in western culture than it ever has been. In fact a tattoo is very much a fashion statement and a way of expressing ones self. In many cultures tattooing has been part of life for millennia. Yet the risk...
Gym, Workouts, Sport and New Tattoos

Gym, Workouts, Sport and New Tattoos

The Issues With Exercising and Working Out Too Soon Most tattoo artists recommend no workouts or exercise for the first week. For many people this is a hard ask. Just remember the first two weeks of new tattoo aftercare is more important probably than what you do for...
First 30 Days of a New Tattoo

First 30 Days of a New Tattoo

What Happens in the First 30 Days of a New Tattoo? The size of your new tattoo can determine how long it will take to heal. A big tattoo can be intricate and may cause more trauma to your skins surface compared to a small tattoo that normally repairs faster. A grey,...