Feb 14, 2013

Danish tattoo cancer researcher: government lied about report

A Danish expert has said that the government tried to “manipulate” the results of his study in a bid to prove that some types of tattoos cause cancer. The comments come via dermatology professor and leading physician Jørgen Serup from Copenhagen’s Bispebjerg Hospital, who says that claims from the Environment Ministry that some inks cause the life-threatening disease are not credible.

Feb 9, 2013

Making Tattoos and Piercings a Workplace Issue Without Breaking the Law

Just how far can employers go in acting against workers based on professional image alone? In this week’s webinar, “Addressing Tattoos, Piercings, and Cross-Dressing in the Workplace,” Ballow discussed some of the risks of taking adverse employment action based on a worker’s appearance.

Feb 9, 2013

50 Worst Tattoo Blunders Of All Time

Rebelling against your parents, boy bands who want to look manly and proving your love to the girl you have known for two weeks. Some of the reasons for getting a tattoo have to be water tight.

Declaring your love for a film, TV show or musician is perfectly acceptable but you have to make sure the tattoo you choose to have permanently inked onto your skin is not something you will end up regretting.

Feb 9, 2013

Rouslan Toumaniantz, Tattoo Artist, Inked Name Across Girlfriend Lesya’s Face, Hours After They Met

She certainly looks happy in the pictures but, like almost everyone reading this story, I can’t help but think this is going to be one of the biggest cases of tattoo regret in the history of tattoos.

Jan 26, 2013

Christian Louboutin to Launch Bespoke Embroidery Service in February

In a press statement, Christian Louboutin said the inspiration behind the service started as an idea for a present for a friend. “I made a pair of shoes for him embroidered with his tattoo. A lot of my friends have tattoos; I realized that it’s not only just a part of pop culture but a bit of a map on someone’s body which says something about people. A part of their life, like an armor or a crest. Instead of carrying someone else’s crest on a loafer, I thought it would be a modern armor — your own crest on your own shoe.” he explained