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7 Questions To Ask Before You Get a Tattoo

Considering getting a tattoo? There's more to it than choosing the design and figuring out where you want it to go. Think about it. Someone with ink and a needle is going to repeatedly pierce your ski…

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Tattoos: A Permanent Human Obsession

Do you have a tattoo? My boyfriend and I recently realized that we're an anomaly among our friends. Almost everyone we know has at least one tattoo or piercing of some kind. Eric and I have neither…

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Homemade Henna Tattoos

I'm not sure what it is about kids and their urge to draw on themselves, but there seems to be some primal desire to do it. Smiley faces on the knees, a butterfly on the arm, intricate pirate treasure…

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Are Tattoos Toxic?

Q: Is the ink from tattoos dangerous for my health? A: There’s very little evidence that tattoo ink is hazardous to your health (unless you count the mental stress that comes from the regret of hav…

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