Tattoos

Powerful Photos Show Former Gang Members Without Tattoos

“I did it for people to not be intimidated by gang tattoos, so they take time to listen to people’s stories.”<p>One photographer is hoping to counter misconceptions about former gang members by showing what they’d look like without the tattoos for which people often misjudge them.<p>In the photo series …

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Lucy Hale Reveals New Light Bulb Tattoo on Doctor Woo’s Instagram

File this under future ink ideas.<p>There must be something in the air. Tonight (June 27) marks the final episode of the cult-favorite show, <i>Pretty Little Liars.</i> Naturally, fans still have a slew of questions they want answered in tonight's hotly-anticipated finale — but us beauty buffs? Well we're …

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These Tattoo Experts Critiqued A Bunch Of Celebs' Tattoos And It's Pretty Hilarious

"Justin Bieber's tats — we call this littered with garbage."<p>Posted on June 27, 2017, 17:41 GMT<p>The hosts of Spike TV's <i>Ink Master</i>, Chris Nunez and Oliver Peck, sat down with GQ to analyze celebrities' tattoos. Here's what they had to say!<p>Justin Bieber has the "worst taste imaginable."<p>Rihanna's hand …

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Kendall Jenner’s Go-To Tattoo Artist Just Designed Your Favorite New Sneaker

If you were to approach New York City’s West 4 Tattoo shop on a Monday afternoon around 4:50 p.m., you might find JonBoy chasing after his Pomeranian, Gucci. At least that’s what we encountered yesterday when someone left the door open at the downtown parlor where he’s inked celebrities like …

Fashion

Is Lucy Hale's New Tattoo A Subtle Nod To The End Of Pretty Little Liars?

It looks like the cast of <i>Pretty Little Liars</i> is going through some major beauty changes this week. First, it was Troian Bellisario who debuted a much shorter, retro-looking haircut. Then Ashley Benson stepped out with two tiny tats that were just as cool as they were perplexing. And now, it's Lucy …

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Black Henna Burns Through Skin — Don't Confuse It With The Natural Kind

Henna tattoos are stunningly gorgeous — just take a look at the #henna tag on Instagram.<p>But while tattoos done with real, natural henna are completely safe, those done in black henna — which is made with chemicals instead of from the naturally-occurring henna plant — can be dangerous, and not at …

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14 pineapple tattoos for people who can’t get enough of the juicy fruit

<b>From bikinis to shoes, pineapples are swiftly becoming one of the biggest summer trends as the days get hotter.</b><p>What it's like living in a housing …

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13 Fans Share Beautiful Stories Behind Their Harry Potter Tattoos

At LeakyCon 2016, a Harry Potter convention that took place in Burbank, CA, I attended a gathering called Everlasting Ink: The Potter Tattoo Meetup. I expected it to be all about people showing each other their Harry Potter tattoos to share ideas and inspire future ink, but what I wasn't prepared …

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Tattoo artists snark on celebrity tattoos

In this <i>GQ</i>-produced video, the hosts of Spike TV show <i>Ink Master</i>, Chris Nunez and Oliver Peck, rip on some imprudent celebrity tats, tearing them all …

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A 3D Printed Alternative to Traditional Tattoos

Project <i>"Metamorphosis"</i> explores the feasibility of using 3D printing technology to develop a tattoo design which is not only used for decorative …

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Fan Gets Crying LeBron James Tattoo on Leg for 'Diehard Jordan Fan' Friend

Not everyone loves LeBron James. But this guy has raised the bar when it comes to anti-LBJ fanhood.<p>On Thursday, artist Kalen Michael Gilleese posted an image of his new calf tattoo, a headshot of a tearful James.<p>"[T]rolling is actually an Art," Gilleese wrote on Instagram, tagging his roommate, …

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14 Tiny, Beautiful Mom And Daughter Tattoos To Get Together If She's Your BFF

If you're lucky enough to have a mom you're best friends with, you know the bond you share is an irreplaceable one. You wouldn't trade it for …

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16 Adorable, Tiny Elephant Tattoos That You'll Never Forget

I'm not going to lie, my obsession with elephants dates back to the time I first watched <b>Dumbo</b>. With his giant pink ears and gorgeous blue eyes, this …

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Mesmerizing New Serpentine Tattoos by Mirko Sata

Milan-based tattoo artist Mirko Sata (previously) has mastered the art of inking snakes, creating elaborate tangles of scales and tails that wrap …

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Paris Jackson’s New Tattoo & 4 Other Ways She’s Stood By Dad Since His Death

Paris Jackson revealed she got a new tattoo in honor of her iconic father Michael Jackson that will just melt your heart! We’ve gathered up four …

Celebrity News

It appears the internet clued Tom Holland’s dad in on his son’s spider tattoo

In what we’re assuming is an act of serious love for his part as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in <i>Spider-Man Homecoming</i>, Tom Holland got a spider tattoo on …

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Jordan fan got the crying LeBron meme tattooed on leg (Photo)

A Michael Jordan fan didn’t even bother getting a tattoo of his idol, instead, he chose to get one of the crying LeBron meme on the back of his …

Sports

Tattoo artists show off bodies of work at Dallas expo | Dallas

The Dallas Tattoo Expo turned Fair Park's Coliseum into a living art exhibit this weekend, featuring works drawn from nationally known studios.<p>Aaron …

Texas

The Tiny Tattoo Trend That's Popular in Spain Right Now

Helix tattoos are trending in Spain. How do we know? Well, Pinterest told us so. They are so popular that this year Pinterest has seen a whopping …

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How safe and sanitary is ‘body art’? Laws regulating tattoos, piercing vary widely.

Anyone who goes into a tattoo parlor in North Carolina can be assured that it has a permit from the state health department and that inspectors have checked the premises for safe and sanitary conditions. But go for a body piercing in the state and there’s no such protection. A state law, approved …

Body Art

Lena Dunham Reveals Huge New Tattoos After Latest Health Scare, Saying It Gives Her a Sense of ‘Control’

Lena Dunham has added to her tattoo collection, revealing two new designs on her Instagram Stories on Friday.<p>“Been tatting myself up like crazy this …

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Why I'll always love my bicycle tattoo

Nan's reaction to seeing a bicycle tattooed on my arm for the first time was priceless.<p>At Christmas lunch as my cousins quietly ate their turkey, she …

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2,000 people got inked with bee tattoos and raised £500,000 for Manchester bombing victims

Pop star Ariana Grande was among those who got a worker bee permanently inked onto their bodies.<p>More than 2,000 people from around the world have had …

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Here Is A Ridiculous And Perfect Sports Tattoo

You can feel however you want about LeBron James—he’s maybe the greatest professional basketball player of all time, so some of your feelings are …

Sports

Ashley Benson just got two new tattoos, and they’re tiny, delicate, and mysterious

Getting a tattoo can be intimidating, but who better to offer us ink inspiration than our celebrity icons? <i>Pretty Little Liars</i> star Ashley Benson has …

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Russian tattoo artist helps domestic abuse victims hide scars with ink

In a small basement at the corner of the main road in Ufa, the capital city of the Republic of Bashkortostan in Russia, Evguenia Zakhar is painstakingly outlining flowers along wisp-like scars.<p>Facing her, her arm stretched out across the work table, Dinara purses her lips in pain and stays silent. …

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Elbow’s Guy Garvey displays Manchester bee tattoo during Glastonbury 2017 secret set

The Manchester-born frontman's subtle tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena terror attack was visible during their set<p>Elbow frontman Guy …

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12 Ice Cream Tattoos That'll Show Off Your Devotion to Dessert

No matter where your interests lie, there's a tattoo design to match them. Whether you like drinking wine, collecting bath bombs, or travelling, …

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Ashley Benson Just Got Two New Tiny Tattoos, and They're Beyond Cute

Because celebrities are constantly in the spotlight, it's no wonder those like Ashley Benson can be a bit private. Which makes what they choose to reveal on social media all the more interesting—not only are platforms like Insta a direct line to fans (and, you know, Rihanna might DM you back), but …

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See it: Fan gets Odell Beckham's famous catch, face tattooed on arm

Odell Beckham's ridiculous one-handed catch against the Cowboys happened nearly three years ago, but one fan is making sure it lives on forever -- on …

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