What You Need to Know
DO YOU TAKE WALK-INS?
Yes, we do. However, booking in advance gives us time to allocate the best artist for the style of tattoo you are after.
WHEN SHOULD I GET MY TATTOO DONE?
You can get a tattoo all year round, however some activities such as swimming, tanning, sweating and general exposure to the elements can affect the way your tattoo heals.
We would also recommend that if you are on holiday that you book your tattoo appointment towards the end of your trip. This way you do not miss out on enjoying things such as swimming, sunbathing, diving and other activities that could affect the overall look of the tattoo once it is healed.
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO GET MY TATTOO COMPLETED?
The time it takes to complete your tattoo will vary greatly, this is down to the size of your tattoo, design and detail all play a role in the time it will take our artist to complete your new piece of art.
When discussing your design with our tattoo artist, they will be able to determine the time needed to complete your artwork and will inform you.
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE FOR MY TATTOO TO HEAL?
A machine tattoo, if taken care of properly, generally takes 2-3 weeks to heal.
A bamboo tattoo, if taken care of properly, generally takes 1-3 days to heal but we reccomend 4-5 to be extra safe.
However, everyone is different, and we all heal in different ways and within different timeframes
HOW CAN I PAY FOR MY TATTOO?
You can pay for your new tattoo with Cash, Card or Bank transfer.
I WANT A TATTOO BUT I’M ON A LIMITED BUDGET. HOW DO YOU DETERMINE PRICING?
The cost of each tattoo varies; factors such as the size, colour or black & grey, and difficulty of the tattoo are considered when quoting each work of art. We will quote per job rather than per hour, that way you know upfront what you need to pay and gives us the freedom to take our time without costing you a fortune.
IS MY DEPOSIT REFUNDABLE?
Unfortunately, deposits are non-refundable, however, we are happy to offer studio credit.
DOES IT HURT?
The short answer is yes, however there will be varying degrees of pain for every person.
Some say that it is bearable with very little discomfort but you will need to consider your own pain threshold, as well as the size, placement and design of the tattoo.
Placement can be a strong factor in how much more uncomfotable it could be.
IS THERE A MINIMUN AGE FOR GETTING A TATTOO?
Yes. Thailand has a minimum age of 15 years old to get a tattoo.
Sweden does not have a minimum age, however we do not tattoo anyone younger than 18 at our shop in Stockholm, according to SRT rekommendations.
ARE TATTOOS SAFE?
Yes, they are perfectly safe if you are going to a reputable studio that are following all recommended safety procedures. Please go to our Hygiene section for more information.