Member Advice on Tatoos

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Hello! To all who are reading this. I have just started to really enjoy the Ciao café and its contents so have decided to give all you Ciao's some advice on choosing your first tattoo. I will give advice from everything from choosing your artist to finally having the tattoo. There are so many ... Read review

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Community Level 4g-virus

g-virus

its with you for life! so choose it wisely!

Advantageslooks great and a new exspearience!!!

Disadvantageshurts a bit and if not chosen wisely can lead to regret!

"...If you have a family member or friend that has had previous experience in having tattoo's, then have them go first before you have one. While doing this being a friend or relative, you can ask to go up with them and check out your future artist. You can check for cleanliness, his procedure and even how he puts his/her customer at ease. A good tip for deciding whether or not the artist is right for you. 5)Research the procedure that must be taken ..." Read review
26.03.2006

Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful

Community Level 5Playgirl27

Playgirl27

A 50th Review Tattoo, Tattoo, Tattoo With Playgirl Review with images

AdvantagesFreedom of expression, can look lovely if its the right one for you.

DisadvantagesCostly to remove, can be painful, can take a while to heal.

"Whilst asking members what they would like for a 50th review, (Tutu422) susie bless her wanted some advice on tattoo's. seeing as i have severn so far i thought i would share with you my experiences and what i know about the tattoo industry. so here goes...................... ****DECIDING ON A TATTOO**** Ok the first and foremost important part of having a tattoo is of course deciding what you want and where. Visit as many tattoo shops as you ..." Read review
10.09.2006

Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful

Community Level 5amyloop

amyloop

Tattoo for you??

Advantagescan be something that means a lot to you

Disadvantagescan mean nothing

"*** Intro Let me start by saying, I have two tattoos, one is just below my knickers line and is about the size of a 50pence piece, it’s a small ‘A’ in swirly lettering and below it is the outline of a small heart. I got this when I was 18 on impulse, and as much as I thought I’d regret it, I don’t, I still like it. Most of all I like it because it is tucked away. So I don’t always have to look at it. Not every one can see it etc. You may wonder ..." Read review
30.04.2007

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Community Level 4skrg28

skrg28

Tattoo for you Sir... Review with images

AdvantagesLooks good...personal choice

Disadvantagescan be done in a rush

"I wanted to post a quick review on this topic just to give my opinion on getting and having tattoos. I don't think there is any point on giving a full blown account on how to get one and what to do as there are a few here already that cover it very well (Playgirl27: A 50th Review Tattoo, Tattoo, Tattoo With Playgirl) for example. So this is just some advice from me from experience and things I have picked up along the way. I have had four tattoos ..." Read review
05.10.2006

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Community Level 6scuba_angel

scuba_angel

Seahorsey seahorsey where will you hide?

Advantagescan look great and is a talking point,

Disadvantagesits for life so be careful, slightly painful and uncomfortable while it heals

"Ok I chickened out of the tongue piercing idea, but did get the tattoo done. Tattooing is obviously something that needs alot of thought, as once its done the only way to get rid of it would be lazering and its an expensive and often ineffective way to hide them leaving scars worse than the original tattoo. Personally I had been considering getting a tattoo for the last 4 or 5 years, my ideas swerved between, seahorses, an octopus or tribal ..." Read review
28.12.2005

Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful

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