Friday the 13th

What is a Friday the 13th tattoo and where did the tradition come from? The unlucky day Friday the 13th is not so unlucky for tattoo lovers as many artists offer discounted tattoos. Tattoo fans see Friday the 13th as a Black Friday of tattoos and not for the bad luck associated with it –Continue reading “Friday the 13th”

Septum Piercings

I’ve been doing more septum piercings than ever lately so let’s talk about the history of them. The earliest septum to ever be found is on a mummified person from 5300 years ago. Think about how long ago that was. The septum piercing is one of the most common piercings among primitive tribes. There isContinue reading “Septum Piercings”

The Children Piercing Experience

Having pierced for many years I never really pierced many kids unless it was friends and family. Even though the tattoo shop i worked at was sort of family friendly (my kids grew up in the tattoo shop) we always said no to other peoples kids. The reasoning being that it was not a goodContinue reading “The Children Piercing Experience”

Needle Therapy

It’s been over a decade since I started on this journey of Body Art. Over the years I’ve become a therapist of sorts for so many people. It is actually an unexpected and really fulfilling part of my career. I know sometimes piercings and tattoos are not a way to rebel or show your individuality,Continue reading “Needle Therapy”