Marking Your Territory

Marking Your Territory

In this day and age of self-expression and individuality, many of what we use embodies who we are. Our clothes, shoes, ideas we espouse, even the words we speak. The most unique of these is getting a tattoo. A custom-made, marking your territory, purest statement of...
More Health Risks of Tattoos

More Health Risks of Tattoos

Body modification like tattoos break the skin. They insert dyes, inks and pigments to the dermis layer of the skin. It could be permanent or temporary. All this jabbing, although painful, is called art and free expression by many. This action opens up innumerable...
Debunking Myths on Tattoo Removal

Debunking Myths on Tattoo Removal

Getting a tattoo has often been one item almost everyone has on their bucket list. Eventually it gets crossed out once you have fulfilled that and got an amazing tattoo. It is amazing right? It isn’t? Well, thank your lucky stars because it is now easier to get your...
Health Risks of Tattoos

Health Risks of Tattoos

The road to being yourself is sometimes a painful journey. Discovering who you are, your wants, going after your dreams, getting a tattoo. This could be more painful than the actual process of getting it. That is if you do not take precautions.  It is rather common to...
Feeling Right In Your Own Skin

Feeling Right In Your Own Skin

Getting inked is awesome. It speaks to a person’s identity and individuality. A tattoo is bound to be one of the most important decisions you will make. And meaningful. Although, gone are the days when a tattoo is with you for life. Somehow with tattoo removals,...
Technology On Your Skin

Technology On Your Skin

Wearable technology. Gone are the days when technology is just a bunch of nuts and bolts. Machines, robots and the future. The future is here. Technology is presenting us with more ways of connecting with others.  From smart TVs to smart watches and even smart...
Top Reasons Why People Remove Their Tattoos

Top Reasons Why People Remove Their Tattoos

Individualistic, daredevil, risk taker. Such is how we perceive people with tattoos. Because tattoos are forever. Well, it was, then. With the help of modern technology, tattoos are no longer permanent and can now be removed through treatments either by laser or...
Dissuading Children’s Interest In Tattoos

Dissuading Children’s Interest In Tattoos

There’s something cool about tattoos and a often a mystery that surrounds a person with a tattoo. For a non-tattooed person, that is. But another tattooed person would tell you, nope. There’s no mystery, except perhaps the tattoo and the story behind it. And as most...
More Than Skin Deep

More Than Skin Deep

Tattoos have been around for centuries but is still considered a novelty in places where you rarely pass people with body art on the street. Here, people will sometimes stare, disapprove or if you’re lucky, they don’t care. It is slowly becoming...

Starting Over: Image Reinvention

Sometimes in life we just have to start over and reinvent ourselves. We may have taken a wrong turn somewhere and ended up becoming the kind of person we did not envisage. Human beings are highly susceptible to suggestion, especially if those directions are coming...