We’re not really sure what to say. These pictures are pretty self-explanatory. If you’re still dumb enough to get a sketchy piercing from an unlicensed amateur in their home after seeing this gallery, then we simply can help you. As the saying goes, you can’t fix stupid. An infection, for those

Unbelievably Infected Tattoos

A while back we posted a gallery about infected tattoos that focused on teaching people about the common warning signs and symptoms to look out for while your tattoo is healing. Everyone loved it so much that we’ve decided to bring you another! We don’t really know why you all flock

Gross Infected Tattoos: The Signs and Symptoms

There’s a reason getting a tattoo hurts. The outer layer of your skin, which serves as your first line of defense against bacterial invasion, is destroyed in the name of body art. This is why fresh tattoos are susceptible to infection, which could easily destroy your tattoo before it’s even

The Dangers of Shopping for Price: scratchers, infections and bad tattoos

With tattoos becoming increasing popular by the day, the dangers associated with getting tattoos are also increasing. While most adults are already aware of these dangers, very few teenagers seem to realize what's at risk. Often, it's much more than just a bad patch of inked skin. Yet bargain-shoppers in

FDA sides with your parents, says tattoos hurt, could cause infection

By Pete Kasperowicz www.theblaze.com The Food and Drug Administration is warning people that getting a tattoo comes with several risks, including the possibility of being infected with HIV or hepatitis, allergic reactions, and other skin problems. And if you ever decide to remove your tattoo later, the FDA is warning about “pain and

FDA: Contaminated tattoo ink causing infections

This is why you SHOULD NOT get tattooed at home or by a scratcher. Thinking about getting inked? Check the bottle first. The Food and Drug Administration is warning tattoo parlors, their customers and those buying at-home tattoo kits that not all tattoo ink is safe. Last month, California company White and Blue

The real cost of a cheap tattoo

Source: www.itv.com Unlicensed tattoo artists often work from their homes, sometimes offering customers designs for little more than a tenner. But if they are not sterilising equipment properly, the real cost could be much greater. Blood borne infections such as Hepatitis B or C and HIV can be transmitted through contaminated needles, and

Illegal tattoo artist who used a dirty toothbrush to clean his equipment is jailed after huge Alice in Wonderland etching leaves a woman’s back covered in scars

By: www.dailymail.co.uk Professionals:  Thoughts on this??  Please comment... Nicki Tony Newlands drank while working in unsanitary conditions in his kitchen Court hears he used Old Spice stick deodorant to affix stencil transfer Environmental health officials acted after complaint from disgruntled customer She was left in agony after huge fairytale tattoo became infected Newlands was jailed for four