Hold Fast: Traditional Sailor Tattoos

Hold Fast: Traditional Sailor Tattoos

Anchors, mermaids, skulls, daggers, cannons, and full rigged ships. You know you’ve seen your fair share of sailor tattoos. Between the cool symbolism and their classic look, lots of people have these tats that pay homage to the sea. There are many different motifs associated with sailors, and while some people just dig the way they look, for others it’s a part of an age-old culture. Whether you know what they mean or not, sailor tattoos are unavoidably very, very cool.

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What Is It About Girls with Tattoo Sleeves?

What Is It About Girls with Tattoo Sleeves?

Whether you are looking for a girlfriend or you are just looking because you can, you’ll find that there is just something irresistible about a girl with a tattoo sleeve. Maybe you are someone who adores those counterculture girls, or maybe it’s just the extra color that catches your eye. No matter what draws you to them, there are plenty of reasons that girls with tattoo sleeves are captivating!

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Guys With Tattoos and Piercings & Why We Love Them

Guys With Tattoos and Piercings & Why We Love Them

Do you immediately do a double-take when you see a guy with a dragon tattoo go buy? Do you start to drool if some guy turns his head and you can see a tragus piercing or an industrial piercing? Plenty of women have an instant and immediate attraction to a guy who has body art of some kind or another, but why is it like this?

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FAQ: What is a Tattoo?

FAQ: What is a Tattoo?

A tattoo is a permanent design that is left on the skin. Tattoos are created by injecting ink into the epidermis using an electric powered tattoo gun. The sound is similar to that of a dentist’s drill. The needle moves quickly into the skin approximately 2,000 times per minute. Every time the needle punctures the skin, it deposits a drop of ink. While the artist works on the design, he will continuously wipe the area down with antiseptic to disinfect the area.
One of the biggest areas of concern in regards to tattoos is safety. Since the skin is being punctured, the risk of infection is prevalent. Tattoo artists should always use sterile tools and proper sanitation when it comes to themselves and their customers.

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Inked to Impress: The Top 5 Sexiest Stars With Tattoos

Inked to Impress: The Top 5 Sexiest Stars With Tattoos

From sweet cherubs to evil-looking dragons, crosses and swords to hearts and flowers, celebrities’ tattoos have long been a subject for much interest. Like the rest of us they too have searched for meaningful ways to permanently tattoo their bodies – children’s birthdays, anyone? – and made the mistake of tattooing lovers’ names onto their arms – only to have to remove them after a messy break-up in the public eye. But carefully placed, unusual tattoos can add hugely to the sex appeal of a star. We check out the five sexiest stars who have inked to impress…

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