Can a Tattoo Still Affect Your Job Prospects?

According to research by the British Association of Dermatologists, one in five UK adults now has a tattoo, and that number is showing no sign of shrinking, with body art now having unprecedented popularity amongst young people. Yet attitudes to tattoos in the workplace are, in many cases, not keeping up with the trend. Here…
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6 Popular Tattoo Trends of 2016

Tattoo trends. They come and they go. Remember when every teenage girl wanted a lower back tattoo? Well, these tattoos now have the unfortunate moniker of ‘tramp stamp’. It’s an unfair name for sure, but it’s also a perfect example of how fast tattoo trends can get old. Thankfully, this year we haven’t seen any…
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5 Weird and Wonderful Tattoo Technologies of the Future

You might be surprised to hear that Thomas Riley originally created what went on to become the modern tattoo machine in 1891, basing his device on the rotary technology of the electric engraving pen invented by Thomas Edison. Although tattoo machines have evolved and improved ever since, the basic technology has remained the same. However,…
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The world’s least tattoo-friendly countries

According to estimates, around one in five of the UK population is tattooed, which rises to one in three for young adults. Tattoos used to be viewed as vulgar and garish but are now must-have fashion accessories that showcase incredible artistic ability or have some sort of deep-routed meaning. The majority of the UK has…
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