About Tattoo Spark

Tattoo Spark is dedicated to creating a central resource for reliable information about Tattooing on the web.

Articles are only written by people who are actually tattooists, not journalists or content creators who don’t tattoo and can give incorrect information.

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Helen Aldous – Artistic & Medical Tattooist

Lunaix – Tattooist

Latest Writing

Should I wait to get a tattoo until I lose weight. before & after pics.

Weigh loss of a few pounds won’t have affect your tattoo. If you lose a significant amount of weight it will change the tattoo and you may lose small details. If you have a lot to lose it may be wise to wait. Location of the tattoo also makes a big difference to how it will look after weight loss.

Tattoo Pain Chart Map Female Women

The Tattoo Pain Chart – Female tattoo pain map, shows you the best and worst places to get tattooed. The ribs are the worst place and the shoulder is the least painful place to get tattooed for a female. The shoulder and outer thigh are also relatively less painful places for a woman to get a tattoo.

Does the outline of a tattoo hurt more

Does the outline of a tattoo hurt more? Many people find that the outline of a tattoo is the most painful part. It can be a sharp dragging sensation that can be hard to handle. Take comfort in knowing that once the outline is completed you will probably find that the shading is less painful.