There’s a revolution coming to the tattoo industry and it has us seeing RED....in a good way!  Though we’ve seen lots of innovation over the last several decades in tattooing, from ink formulation to new styles of machines to  , new tools for ensuring more effective black ink tattoos have been slow on the market. That’s about to change.  The best innovations in tattooing are driven by the science of the body melded with an understanding of the art of tattooing and we’re seeing a more seamless understanding of the tattoo process than ever before thanks to scientifically driven...

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 If you're new to the Tattoo world, you may not yet be acquainted with the different types of machines available. But don't stress! We are here to help you with a breakdown of the most popular machine types and what makes each one special and unique. At this moment you might not know the difference between rotary and coil tattoo machines, and if that’s the case then you'll definitely want to read on. These differences matter for tattoo artists and for the clients who rely on them for the best quality tattoos possible. Tattoo machines have developed from the days...

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People come to tattooing knowing that they want an image to be placed onto their skin, permanently and for the world to see. Sometimes they walk into a shop knowing what they want that image to be in great detail, other times they need the guidance of an artist to bring their inspiration into fruition. Either way, the image isn’t on their skin just yet – there need to be a medium for the message. That medium is tattoo stencil paper. (For the vast majority of tattoos this is true, of course there are those rare freehand inking jobs that...

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