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A tattoo is a form of body modification, made by inserting indelible ink into the dermis layer of the skin to change the pigment. It is very popular in the world these days and its popularity is growing day in day out involving more people of different types, races, cultures, religions, fashion industry, sports and other.

It is self-expression in the form of art for the rest of your life.

If you want to get your first tattoo you have to consider some points.

Make sure that the design you choose is something that really speaks to you. You are going to have to live with this for the rest of your life. Make sure that the design and placement of your tattoo is something that you really can live with in every situation of your life.

A great way to get a completely unique tattoo is to talk to your tattoo artist about a custom design. You can collect various ideas from the internet, drawings, etc and present these to your artist.

Before you make your appointment, you must research the shop and the artists. Ask around town, look up reviews on the internet and definitely check the shop out. Your health is at risk if you go to a shop that is not up to par.

When you make your appointment, be sure to mention any type of illnesses or diseases that may affect your tattoo, such as diabetes, anemia, HIV, etc. If something were to go wrong, or you were to faint, the shop needs to know what could be the cause.

You will receive aftercare instructions from the artist. Follow it. The last thing you want to do is develop an infection.

 

Success stories

Lisan Noordegraaf

Jun 22 at 10:10 am
Tattoo laten zetten.

Bethany Knight

Dec 14 at 12:18 pm
I got a tattoo of a paintbrush which resembles myself and my mother xx

Maartje Krekelaar

Jun 07 at 21:38 pm
I did it!

Jeremy Baldwin

Jul 31 at 20:25 pm
completed my first full sleeve and love it!

Tamara Berends

Mar 13 at 02:22 am
First tattoo. It's addictive.

Cherie Stratton

Mar 01 at 12:11 pm
18 so far

Karen Scott

Feb 28 at 23:48 pm
amazing and highly addictive!

Etta Lou

Feb 28 at 13:38 pm
My first tattoo after graduation

Catarina Bordello

Feb 28 at 04:26 am
hakuna matata symbol

Lyn Shackleton

Feb 26 at 20:52 pm
Did it

Nicola Higgs

Feb 24 at 13:46 pm
I have three tattoos now as found them addictive

Szabó Nikolett

Feb 23 at 01:46 am
My first tattoo

Charlene Coburn

Jan 29 at 03:43 am
I got a tattoo to remember my angel child Alex.

Eunice Adjei

Jan 02 at 08:29 am
Got it done by a friend of a friend's. A truly terrifying and exhilarating experience. Looking forward to my next

April Nettum

Dec 28 at 02:00 am
I've gotten 5 tattoos. My newest one is a yellow rose, which is a tribute to my late, great best friend.

Holly Gibson

Dec 16 at 00:04 am
Got my first tattoo - Hogwarts silhouette on my right foot!

Mafalda Padrão

Dec 07 at 19:11 pm
no braço e na perna... delicadas...

Billie Andrews

Dec 06 at 23:21 pm
got My first when I was 15 haven't stopped since!

Monique Costa

Dec 04 at 15:34 pm
9 tatoos. one to go

Gary Betts

Nov 07 at 08:07 am
I have a few but October 2015 was the start of my full sleeve piece

Jeremy Baldwin

Jul 31 at 20:25 pm
completed my first full sleeve and love it!

Tiffany Lemmons

Jun 21 at 09:14 am
For my first tattoo in Montana on my wrist

Femke Peeters

Aug 10 at 22:38 pm
my first and not my last

Kim Mesorten

Jul 04 at 11:40 am
special for my daddy

Kim Mesorten

Jul 04 at 09:03 am
tattoo doe my daddy

Alex A.

Jun 30 at 01:00 am
Hello Cold Worl

Sammie Phipps

Jun 07 at 15:55 pm

Liz Ovens

Jun 01 at 08:57 am
of a ballet dancer

Axelle Lfs

May 18 at 21:58 pm
Wanderlust.

Soraia Henriques

Apr 24 at 03:58 am
I thought it was going to hurt - I even went back to retouch it

Tamara Riederer

Apr 19 at 17:25 pm
Thai Bamboo

Alexander Gould

Apr 18 at 06:59 am
Got my tattoo

Candice

Apr 17 at 00:22 am
my first: infinite strength

Pauline celle

Apr 16 at 22:58 pm
A la cheville : done Un cheval Et le second au poignet

Clair Elliott

Apr 16 at 14:39 pm
got my first tattoo in 2001 and now have 3 planning number 4

Valentina Lomborg

Apr 08 at 06:19 am
21 tattoos later....and counting

Millicent Hale

Apr 01 at 02:42 am
3 tattoos in 3 months

Ariel Bosselaar

Mar 26 at 07:28 am
Ella's paw Two elephants Tree of Life Wonder Twin symbol

Siru Wallin

Mar 24 at 03:43 am
The cave-animal ;)

Ana Luísa Arrunátegui

Mar 16 at 17:21 pm
aaa

Lauren Novak Kirsh

Mar 15 at 18:23 pm
YAY!

Caitlin Breen

Mar 14 at 04:24 am
3 to date

Даша

Mar 10 at 09:36 am
out of blue

Shannon Frederick

Mar 08 at 03:19 am
Want a new one

Ace Hearts

Feb 20 at 15:21 pm
first tattoo when I was 16

Rayne Holland-Smith

Feb 04 at 18:46 pm
Dainty one on my foot x

Vera Domemy

Feb 04 at 06:02 am
I want more!!

Aimee Larsen

Jan 29 at 20:45 pm
My friend was booked for a tattoo, I joked that if the guy had time I'd get one too, thinking he wouldn't...but he did, an I got paw prints on my hip!

Brianna Riddall

Jan 25 at 00:37 am
Edmonton, AB. GEORGE

Caroline Couture

Jan 21 at 05:42 am
6 for now.

Chloe Duffy

Jan 16 at 15:00 pm
on holidays in Salou

Beth Gater

Jan 15 at 23:25 pm
x3.

Paulina M

Jan 15 at 23:02 pm
Got my first tattoo on my collar bone while visiting Poland!

Medhavi Agarwal

Jan 15 at 20:27 pm
gokarna

glitter dust

Jan 15 at 15:00 pm
my devil heart on my left shoulder

Carly Radford

Jan 14 at 00:50 am
Now have three tattoos

Sapphire Duron

Jan 13 at 16:22 pm
muliple tattoos

Natasja M

Jan 10 at 23:09 pm
finally a sleeve 6th tattoo

Ismarelda Fillis

Jan 09 at 09:37 am
Wildfire

Kore CF

Jan 07 at 22:19 pm
So long ago...

R'Quel Hinton

Jan 05 at 05:36 am
n/a

Katie Smith

Jan 02 at 07:02 am
"Fearfully and Wonderfully made"

Jennifer Hartman

Jan 02 at 01:23 am
My childrens names and a butterfly.

Marju Sokman

Jan 02 at 01:07 am
wave

Steph Atkins

Jan 01 at 14:50 pm
Plane on thigh- first tattoo.

Viviana White

Dec 31 at 17:45 pm
Got it as a secret and kept it for 2 years

Calunii Almeida

Dec 31 at 11:37 am
18th Birthday present

Erin O'Brien

Dec 30 at 05:22 am
.....

Shannon Kokkonen

Dec 28 at 07:00 am
Roses at Impaled

수연

Dec 22 at 08:35 am
17 yrs old and got my first tattoo on my rib cage that extended to the top of my hip ... so happy with it as it holds sentimental meaning and my love for dance

Claire Hall

Dec 19 at 12:24 pm
Inked!

Sharon Hudson

Dec 18 at 16:08 pm
...

Daiana Muniz

Dec 17 at 00:40 am
I did more

Kate S

Dec 16 at 14:18 pm
2 down

Monique Costa

Dec 04 at 15:34 pm
9 tatoos. one to go