Getting a tattoo

Everything you need to know about getting a new tattoo, including: preliminary planning, how to choose the right tattoo design for you, how to pick the right colors that will stand the test of time, how much your tattoo is likely going to cost, how to book your appointment with a tattoo artist, how to plan your visit to the studio, and what it’s going to feel like while getting a tattoo. We’ll also help to answer the most common questions at this stage of the process.

Preliminary Planning

Coming Up With Tattoo Ideas

Which Tattoo Colors Work Best?

Did you know that some tattoo inks are much more durable and vibrant than others once set into your skin? We reveal everything about tattoo colors here.

How To Design A Tattoo

Designing a new tattoo might seem like a daunting task, but it can be surprisingly simple if you have a solid idea in your head.

Tattoo Styles

What Is A Flash Tattoo?

Thinking of ideas for your new ink can be overwhelming. Flash tattoos are pre-made designs that can slim down your choices and offer something quick & easy.

Colors & Fading

Do All Tattoos Fade?

If you’re wondering whether your new tattoo will fade with time, the answer is yes. All tattoos fade. But how quickly this will happen is all down to you.

How Long Do Finger Tattoos Last?

It’s true that some finger tattoos can fade comparitively quickly compared to other areas, but this isn’t always the case depending on a variety of factors.

How Long Do Lip Tattoos Last?

Out of all the places on the body, getting a tattoo on the lip can be especially painful. We explain how bad the pain is, and share tips on reducing pain.

Tattoo Costs

Booking Your Appointment

How To Email A Tattoo Artist

Getting in touch with a high quality tattoo artist can be tough. Here are our top tips for emailing your thoughts and ideas across to your preferred person.

How To Book A Tattoo Appointment

Booking your first tattoo appointment can be incredibly daunting. However, with our tips, you’ll be able to book your session with no worries whatsoever.

How To Find A Good Tattoo Artist – Top Tips

Finding A Tattoo Artist – What To Look For Finding a tattoo artist can be tricky if you don’t know where to start. There are a number of different things you should look for when choosing the best artist to do the work. Tattoos are for life, so selecting an artist is not a decision

Tattoo Preparation

What To Eat Before Getting A Tattoo

Many new tattoo owners wonder what to eat before getting a tattoo and if this even matters at all. It does! Find out how best to prepare through food, here.

At Your Tattoo Sitting

Getting A Tattoo - FAQs

Can You Get A Tattoo Over Moles?

Just because you have plenty of moles doesn’t mean it’s impossible to get a nice tattoo. However, there are a few important things to consider first.

Will Tattoos Cover And Hide Cellulite?

Can Tattoos Effectively Cover Cellulite? Body positivity is a hot topic in our modern world, particularly regarding women. There’s a considerable discussion surrounding the matter of showing or hiding skin imperfections. That’s where tattoos can come in. Many believe that getting inked could be the answer to covering these skin conditions, such as cellulite.

Can You Get a Tattoo While Pregnant?

Getting a tattoo carries risks – especially when getting tattooed while pregnant. Learn more about the dangers associated with tattoos and pregnancy here.