This part of the site is a collection of links to articles on other sites on the internet.  It serves as as sort of news page but also as a resource for tattooers as we post links to reported reactions and studies.

The RSPH (Royal Society for Public Health) report on tattooing

  Recently an article citing health experts warning of the risks of infection made it onto the BBC website.  The main points made are that...

The problem with tattoo ink manufacturers

With the endless failures of tattoo manufacturers to adhere to chemical regulations, is corporate greed from industry putting tattooers and their clients at serious risk and putting profits before safety?

Tattooing clients that are breastfeeding

Many tattooists will be asked during their career 'can I get tattooed if I'm breast feeding?'. There's not a lot of scientific research on the...

Final days for restriction proposals for tattoo inks by ECHA

The ECHA (European Chemicals Agency) are in the final phase of accepting comments and proposals for restrictions on the ingredients and allowed levels of...

Athletes don’t own their tattoos…

An article discussing copyright laws and how they apply to athletes and games developers that create the games the athletes are in and the...

Recalled Inks