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What Tattooing Ink Should I Use?

While basic pigments have been part of tattooing since its inception, technological advancements have enabled artists to craft ink in shades and tints of any colour as well as create new innovations like glow-in-the-dark ink. While you’ll find people using the two interchangeably, technically, there is a distinct difference between “ink” and “pigment.” Pigment is […]

Tattoo Tubes

The tattoo machine would be useless without the tubes that hold the ink. By understanding the different types of tattoo tubes, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each, you can decide what works best for you. Tattoo tubes have two main functions:Regulate and hold the inkGive the artist something to hold onto Artists […]

How Tattoo Machines Work

There are a lot of important pieces to becoming a successful tattoo artist. One of those things is understanding your machine. While there’s an infinite number of things to understand, this article will service as a succinct overview by explaining:1. What parts are in every machine2. How machines turn electricity into your artistic medium3. How […]