Tattoos are permanent. However, they can fade over time. Tattoo fading is unavoidable. But, depending on the tattoo placement, you can avoid faster fading. Areas that are likely to be exposed to the sun are more likely to fade. Also areas that will have a lot of contact; if you wear a shoulder bag or backpack daily, a shoulder tattoo can be at risk for quicker fading. There are steps you can take to prevent quick fading, and also just a general guidance on areas that are prone to quicker fading. Continue reading How to Avoid Early Tattoo Fading
Investing in your tattoo or your body piercing should always be a top priority. Spending extra on a well known and established tattoo shop can save you time, money, and even your health. Continue reading The Value of Spending a Little Extra on Tattoos and Piercings
The Importance of Staying out of the Sun
Summer is in full swing, and for those who are not aware, the sun can significantly damage your new tattoo. The risk that is associated with exposing your new ink to the sun too soon is infection, fading, color spreading, and scarring due to UV rays.
Continue reading Summer is Here, Be Careful in the Sun with your New Tattoo
Summer is finally here! This is certainly the best time of the year to show off your summer body and freshly inked masterpiece covered in clothing most of the year. However, the sun can be damaging to your tattoo. You already spent a lot of time and effort to get it done and the idea that it may fade can be cause of woe; not to mention all the topical anesthetic applied to your skin. Tattoo Consortium has compiled a list of helpful tips to help you keep your tattoo bright and beautiful this summer.
Continue reading Tips for Keeping Your Tattoo Bright and Beautiful This Summer Provided by Tattoo Consortium
Tattoo’s have come a long way since the anchor and eagle that your Grandfather had on his arm. It has evolved into an art form and we treat it as such. During the healing process, as well as afterwards, it is extremely important that you take care of your tattoo to ensure a lifetime of enjoyment. Please take note of the instructions below.
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