Tattoos

What’s the Psychology Behind People Who Hate Tattoos?

What’s the Psychology Behind People Who Hate Tattoos?

Tattooing is an ancient human practice. Some evidence suggests that it dates as far back in recorded history as archaeologists have tracked. Otzi the Iceman, who lived over 5,000 years ago, is the oldest discovery of a tattooed human. Mummies from over four dozen archaeological sites all over the world […]

What to Do if You Have an Overworked Tattoo

What to Do if You Have an Overworked Tattoo

You got a great tattoo. After coming home, you proudly showed it off to your friends and family with a quick peek under the bandage. A few days pass. Everything seems to be going well, but you’re starting to notice some discoloration forming in the area. Is it just a […]

Why Does My Tattoo Look Wrinkly?

Why Does My Tattoo Look Wrinkly?

Getting some fresh ink at your favorite tattoo parlor makes you feel like a million bucks. Once you get the new artwork home and follow your artist’s instructions for washing it, the second thoughts start creeping into the mind. “Will I like the way my tattoo looks after it heals?” […]

What Happens If You Get a Cut or Graze on a Tattoo

What Happens If You Get a Cut or Graze on a Tattoo?

People get tattoos for several reasons. It can be a conversation starter, a reflection of a person’s personality, or part of the individual’s culture. When ink art is on display, people always start talking. The tattoo’s placement lends to that process even more. The responses to a tattoo can range […]

How Do Tattoos Look on Hairy Arms and Legs

How Do Tattoos Look on Hairy Arms and Legs?

When you get a tattoo, you want the artwork to remain vibrant for as long as possible. You can prevent fading and discoloration by allowing the area to heal appropriately, applying lotion to the site, and taking care of your arm or leg hair. Having no hair on your arms […]