Tattoos are more common, but not necessarily more accepted
A short drive through downtown Fullerton on Harbor Boulevard reveals four tattoo shops within less than a mile of each other. Overall, there are at least 17 tattoo shops currently operating in the city of Fullerton compared to five in Anaheim, which is ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Flower tattoo designs and their meanings: A
The most popular tattoo designs for the A’s are Acacias, Apple Blossoms, and Azaleas. The least used in tattoo designs is the Ambrosia and Arbutus. Some that are not seen often but would give a flower tattoo designs a unique flare are Anemones and Arums.