November 2016

How old do you have to be to get tattooed in the U.K?


It is ILLEGAL to tattoo under 18’s in the United Kingdom and NOT true you can with parental consent. We have had people asking us if they can be tattooed if a parent signs the consent form, the answer is NO! A tattooist that does tattoo a young person can be prosecuted and fined under [...]

How old do you have to be to get tattooed in the U.K?2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

October 2016

Manchester Tattoo Show – 29th – 30th October 2016


So, we’re off to do the Manchester Tattoo Show! Conventions are a great way of networking and advertising for tattooists, but what’s in it for you? Mixing with like-minded people, all in to tattooing. The tattoo culture itself is amazing and mostly full of open-minded people, pretty much just like you. Get out and about! [...]

Manchester Tattoo Show – 29th – 30th October 20162016-10-25T02:45:18+00:00

Can the Daith Piercing Help Migraines?


Recently a number of migraine sufferers have found that having a certain part of the ear pierced has helped with their headaches/migraines. The Daith is a small part of the inner ear cartilage and is very discreet and not obvious, so can suit those not really into piercings. Although not scientifically proven, it is believed [...]

Can the Daith Piercing Help Migraines?2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

Genital Piercing; Dispelling the Myths!


Male and female genital piercings are not as uncommon as you might think. While it is true that some people are freaked by the mere idea of getting a piercing ‘down there’, there are others who can’t think of anything more exciting and daring. Why? They’re sexy! Plus, many genital piercings provide sexual pleasure…but which [...]

Genital Piercing; Dispelling the Myths!2016-10-05T00:46:59+00:00

Choosing Your First Tattoo


How do you decide on your first tattoo? So many choices, so many questions, so here's some advice for you to help make that all important decision, after all this is going to be with you for the rest of your life and believe me, laser hurts! Design The design of your tattoo is everything; [...]

Choosing Your First Tattoo2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

Recent Tattoo Creations For Inspiration


We're tattooing daily, and sometimes it seems like we never stop, so we haven't had the chance to update you with some of our latest creations.  With that in mind we thought we'd add a few recent images to whet your appetite, or perhaps act as inspiration. The gallery below shows some of our most recent [...]

Recent Tattoo Creations For Inspiration2018-09-14T00:22:57+00:00

Common Piercing Misconceptions


Our body naturally produces a small amount of fluid when healing; this is plasma. When it dries it will leave crust around the pierced area, along with some localised swelling. This is NOT an infection and is just the body trying to deal with a foreign object and all part of the healing process. Unfortunately [...]

Common Piercing Misconceptions2016-10-03T02:04:16+00:00

September 2016

General Piercing Aftercare


Common sense should prevail here, basically, don’t be a dirty bugger Keep your piecing clean, with the solution provided by your piercer, or by using rock salt/sea salt (not table salt) mixed with boiled water. Ensure you have clean hands, or wear latex gloves when cleaning. Be gentle and soak any crust away. DO NOT [...]

General Piercing Aftercare2018-09-14T00:22:58+00:00

Common Piercing Problems


Most people worry about the general aches and tenderness after being pierced. After having a needle and a bit of metal stuck through your body, this is quite normal. Some piercings can be more tender than others and for longer than any of us would like. Cartilage piercings (ear and nose), despite being the most [...]

Common Piercing Problems2016-10-03T02:45:24+00:00
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