Think Before You Ink: Are Tattoos Safe?
NCTR studies show that a common pigment used in yellow tattoo inks, Pigment Yellow 74, may be broken down by enzymes, or metabolized. "Just like the body metabolizes and excretes other substances, the body may metabolize small amounts of the tattoo pigment ...
Are tattoos in the workplace still taboo?
Even the famous tattoo artist, Ed Hardy, has a popular clothing and perfume line ... Academy of Dermatology found that 36 percent of Americans age 18 to 29 have at least one tattoo. A Harris poll in 2012 found that 1 out of every 5 adults has at least ...
A common sense guide to your first tattoo
so you'll want to abstain from alcohol or drugs for at least 24 hours before your appointment. Be sure to eat a good meal beforehand, and bring some water and a healthy snack, like a protein bar. How do I take care of my new tattoo? Pat stresses the fact ...
What Christians Are Saying About My Tattoos, And How I am Responding
The common criticism against tattoo artwork for Christians is to quote two particular ... But if that is too much of a stretch for some then I think I can at least say there is nothing inherent within 1 Corinthians 6:19 which prohibits tattoos for Christians.
The continuing debate about tattoos in the workplace
People have gotten tattoos put on their bodies for a long time, but during the last 20 years, they have become a popular form of self-expression ... if not to their faces, at least through the grapevine. The bottom line is employers are generally free ...