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TRAGUS PIERCING – EVERYTHING YOU NEED IS RIGHT HERE: GUIDE – PAIN LEVEL – CARE 2020

When talking of ear piercing, people have long been over a traditional earlobe piercing. Tragus piercing is on top of the trend right now, and no wonder why tragus piercing is invading the fashion industry. It’s a gorgeous, unique statement...

ABOUT TO HAVE AN INDUSTRIAL PIERCING? READ THIS FIRST!

As we can see on many fashion Instagram posts these days, industrial piercing is a unique and extremely interesting position. You can be edgy, rocking that strong style or slide on a cuter look, just simply with an industrial piercing....

MARVELOUS SNAKE TATTOO – ORIGIN, MEANING, AND IDEAS

Sneaky, seductive and sinful, is that all the snake tattoos are about? Snakes are the magical animal in most of human folklore and imagination. They represent many powerful meanings, which can be found in Chinese, Greek, and Western culture. Some...

COMPASS TATTOO ULTIMATE COLLECTION – MEANING, DESIGN, SYMBOLISM AND MORE

Compass tattoo design has long been the go-to design for most wanderers. Despite not using them in the modern, digital world, the meaning of compass tattoo stays. It made them famous for years and haven’t seen to stop. Compass tattoo...

IT’S TRAVEL TIME: VIETNAM BEACHES TATTOO THAT YOU’LL NOT WANT TO MISS

3000km of phenomenal coastline, it's easy to understand why tourists and backpackers are crazy about Vietnam. But once you've loved their beaches, it's hard not to fall for a Vietnam beaches tattoo. These coastal areas have been one of the...

DELICIOUS VIETNAMESE PHO TATTOO – NOTHING BETTER THAN A BOWL OF PHO

People are getting more and more Vietnamese Pho tattoos, as you can see much lately. We are curious about this trend, as well. If this is your first-time travel to Vietnam and want to taste the traditional bowl of Pho,...

10 AMAZING VIETNAM LANDSCAPE TATTOO FOR NATURE AND TRAVEL LOVERS

The tattoo community is getting more and more crazy about landscape tattoo and design. The demand is just insanely high. As many people said, the most well-spent time and money are for traveling. Due to that, taking a photo of...

COOLEST – MOST FASCINATING WOLF TATTOO MEANING AND DESIGN 2020

Fearless, strength, and leadership, there are many beautiful meanings behind a marvelous wolf tattoo. It’s a common choice but never went out of style. In fact, a wolf tattoo is considered a mainstream design, and almost every tattoo artist has...

VIETNAMESE COFFEE TATTOO: EXTRAORDINARY DESIGNS FOR COFFEE LOVERS

Any travelers who come to Vietnam will fall hard for Vietnamese coffee. Rịch, bitter and sweet, it’s so hard to resist a cup of coffee in this beautiful country. But if you want to step up in the coffee game,...

13 SECRETLY GORGEOUS ARMBAND TATTOO THAT YOU’LL LOVE

Armband tattoo had been one of the most insane tattoo trends a few years ago. As you thought the bias has gone, it’s coming back with a much more powerful move. Armband tattoo is always so marvelous and appealing. If...

SECRET BEHIND A STERNUM TATTOO – EXPLANATION, TIPS, AND AFTERCARE ADVICE

As you may hear about it or scrolling through it on Instagram, sternum tattoo is the hot new trend of 2020 among women. Sternum tattoo is eye-catching, impressive, and incredibly sexy, but what more do you want to know about...

THE OUTBREAK OF VIRUS COVID-19 AND WHAT 1984 TATTOO & PIERCING STUDIO CAMPAIGN

As we may have heard about it, we are facing the largest pandemic recently– the virus COVID-19. This is a new strain of coronavirus that is linked to the same family of SARS. Our country is doing phenomenal work of...

HOT NEWS – 1984’S FIRST ART CAMPAIGN TO RAISE AWARENESS OF THE COVID-19

In this unusual occasion, the Coronaviruses outbreak, 1984 Tattoo & Piercing Studio always wondered what we could do for Vietnam, for the warrior spirit of Vietnamese people. As one of the first tattoo studios to raise awareness and caution for...

12 INCREDIBLE KOI FISH TATTOO DESIGN FOR MEN AND WOMEN

Asian koi fish tattoo design started with just a pure, common carp in China. Then they made such an incredible journey to Japan and profoundly influenced Japanese art, which included tattoo art. Koi fish tattoo designs are a common subject...

TATTOO ART 2020 – MOST EPIC TATTOO DESIGNS

In these recent years, getting tattoos is more and more popular for both men and women. Artists’ phenomenal works also help the culture to be recognized as tattoo art finally. After all, getting some ink on your body is an...

EAR PIERCING TIPS AND ADVICE FOR BEGINNER 2020

A standard, regular ear lobe piercing is fun, and almost every piece of jewelry works with it. But what about other ear piercing positions? Have you ever tried them out? If you’re scrolling through Instagram these days and wondering why...

LIP PIERCING – THE COMPLETE GUIDE AND EXPLANATION

Lip piercing is a popular piercing style to add a touch of impression and attractiveness to your outlook and even personality. But when it comes to breaking down “what is lip piercing,” it’s not easy to explain. How much do...

BEAUTIFUL ROSE TATTOO: STYLE AND DESIGN

Been pretty since the 1930s, rose tattoo has been a popular tattoo option for many decades. It’s more than just a little beautiful flower; a rose tattoo can fit both men and women with much spectacular meaning. Back in the...

29 CRAZIEST TATTOO FULL BODY PART FOR MEN

Whenever getting a tattoo full sleeve, you should rather go big or go home. It’s an excellent option if you want an entire masterpiece on your limbs. Tattoo full sleeve or full-body has long been loved by many cultures all...

TOP 47 HOTTEST TATTOO DESIGN FOR WOMEN IN 2020

When it comes to inking, no one is ever too old. As you have known, the tattoo has been the most significant trend in the past few years. While tattoo design is getting better and better, choosing the right and...

TOP 6 MOST INSPIRATIONAL TATTOO MEANINGS AND DESIGNS

Your body is the canvas, and tattoos are art that creates stories on it. From a simple rose tattoo to an intricate, detailed mandala, every tattoo meaning is different, vibrant, and diverse. Of course, before having these designs on your...

COOLEST SMALL TATTOO DESIGN FOR FRESHERS

A tattoo doesn’t need to be massive to be recognized as art. These days, small tattoos are getting trendier and trendier with both genders. Unlike other oversized and extremely detailed designs, small tattoos are elegant, charming, and just because they...

ALL AMAZING SUNFLOWER TATTOO MEANING AND ORIGIN

Along with roses and daisies, the sunflower is one of the most well-known flowers in the world, and so does sunflower tattoo. These days, it’s really common to see a sunflower tattoo on many people’s bodies, and the number of...

NATURE INSPIRATION: SIMPLE YET SPECTACULAR PLANT TATTOO DESIGN

Rooted from the deep, dark ground, growing, surviving and rocking the world, no wonder why plants are a great inspiration for tattoo art. Plant tattoos are undoubtedly invading the tattoo community, and it’s hard not to be enchanted by them....

25+ SMALL FLOWER TATTOOS THAT ARE TOO PRETTY TO HAVE

If you’re searching for a new tattoo design but have been too familiar with massive and impressive tattoo design, how about small flower tattoos? It’s just perfect for flower lovers, in general, to opt for such a beautiful, delicate and...

EVERYTHING YOU’D WISH TO KNOW BEFORE GETTING NOSE PIERCING

Are you planning to get your first nose piercing? Well, besides knowing where to get your nose pierced, differences between piercing position, there are so much more you need to be aware of. Previously we have done some articles of...

WHAT IS HELIX PIERCING? – HELIX PIERCING FACTS THAT MIGHT SURPRISE YOU

Looking for a fresh new piercing? Add something extraordinary and cool to your look? Welcome on board, my dear, you’re just right for a helix piercing. Trendy, attractive, and unique, that’s what you can see from a distance with a...

30+ AMAZING FLOWER TATTOO DESIGN TO BLOW YOUR MIND

Each tattoo often carries a small message, which speaks for your personality without using any words. If you’re searching for some great option, flower tattoo design will be just right. Every flower represents different meanings and symbols, and we know...

MAORI TATTOO DESIGN – TREND VS. TRADITION

What is a Maori tattoo? Have you ever seen a Maori tattoo design? Some of you might have asked the above question when seeing someone with just a phenomenal tattoo walk by. But how much do we actually know about...

MOST GRACEFUL LION TATTOO DESIGN: KING OF THE SOCIETY

Lions are the most powerful and majestic animal on Earth, and no one can deny that. Golden, royal, king of the jungle – lion tattoos are strongly loved by most men to show off their masculinity and strength. Besides the...

22 CHARMING PLANT & FLOWER TATTOO FOR MEN – GUYS’ INSPIRATIONS

A few years ago, whenever speaking of a flower tattoo, most men will connect them with their feminine side and meaning. However, in the modern tattoo community, flower tattoos are now accepted and loved by both men and women equally....

TATTOO GIRL TOP CHOICE: BEST TATTOO TIPS AND DESIGNS FOR GIRLS

Tattoo for girls is now one of the most common subjects on the Internet and at every studio. Some studies even said that the amount of tattoo girls is getting more and more in numbers, and in the future, the...

EAR PIERCING TIPS AND ADVICE FOR BEGINNER 2020

A standard, regular ear lobe piercing is fun, and almost every piece of jewelry works with it. But what about other ear piercing positions? Have you ever tried them out? If you’re scrolling through Instagram these days and wondering why...

SEPTUM PIERCING – THE BIGGEST PIERCING TREND OF 2020

If you think you're seeing more and more people, even celebrities have septum piercing, high chances that you are right. Septum piercing has been one of the most significant trends in 2019 and continues to bloom all over 2020. Most...

DEER TATTOOS – INCREDIBLE THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW.

Graceful and majestic, the deer is well-known as the most impressive animals in the forest. Artists often describe the animal as the symbol of gentle, lovely, but hiding insane strength inside. No wonder why a famous deer tattoo is an...

FRIDAY THE 13TH – AN EXCELLENT HOLIDAY OF TATTOO CULTURE

Friday the 13th – the famous unlucky days of black cats, witches, shattered mirrors, ladders – and to the tattoo community – cheap tattoos. We would describe Friday the 13th as a tattoo Black Friday with a huge frenzy running...

MAJESTIC ASIAN DRAGON TATTOO – ORIGIN, HISTORY AND MEANING

In Asian culture, especially East Asian, the dragon is the most magical creature. According to their mythology, the dragon is a considerable part of historical events and art, emphasize the image of royalty and legendary, which explain why dragon tattoo...

BLACK ROSE TATTOO – THE REAL MEANINGS AND IDEAS

Let’s get over some iconic red rose tattoo. The black rose tattoo is coming for the latest trend of the year. It’s the brand new and charming tattoo to have, which can be suitable for both men and women. Mysterious,...

KOI FISH TATTOO – THE MYTH BEHIND EVERY DESIGN

If you’re scrolling through some tattoo portfolios, you’ll catch the sight of koi fish tattoo here and there on your way. Koi fish tattoo has been a significant tattoo trend for quite a while and still growing fast in popularity...

ROSE TATTOO MEANING – COMBINATION AND DESIGNS

Without any thorns, these rose tattoos are still looking sharp and beautiful. They are the most recognizable tattoos in the world. However, when it comes to a rose tattoo meaning, people only knew a small part of it. There is...

22 MOST GORGEOUS ROSE TATTOO DESIGNS FOR MEN & WOMEN

If you are looking for a timeless piece of the floral tattoo, we must say that nothing can compare with an outstanding, classic rose tattoo. These tattoos have a long and impressive history since the 30s, and without any doubt,...

POWERFUL TIGER TATTOO – MEANING & DESIGN

Tiger is the largest cat species on the entire planet. It is a fierce and graceful animal, which is also called the king of the jungle in many cultures. Base on that magnificent look and power, tigers have made their...

BEST TIGER TATTOO DESIGN FOR MEN – FEEL THE KING’S VIBE

Tigers are the wildest animal that comes with grace and power, and since saving them are a battle, they can be a timeless piece of tiger tattoo design. Nowadays, tigers can only be found in South East Asia, China and...

PIERCING EXPERIENCE: WHICH HURT THE LEAST & PIERCING TIPS FOR BEGINNERS

Piercing pain level mostly depends on each person's experience, so it's quite hard to tell which from which. Here at 1984 Tattoo & Piercing Studio, we receive questions about how piercing feels, how much it hurt, and how to get...

GRACEFUL LOTUS SYMBOL TATTOO FOR GIRLS

If we make a bet on which symbol is the most favorite tattoo, we’re so sure that lotus symbol tattoo will have our money. Lotus is one of the most popular floral tattoos for girls, with hundreds of our customers...

UNIQUE LOTUS FLOWER TATTOOS THAT YOU’LL LOVE

Floral, flower tattoos are always a popular subject among women. Sure thousands of flower designs can inspire your tattoo, but today we’re going to share with you a phenomenal flower, the unique lotus tattoo. Not only famous for its beautiful...

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT UNALOME LOTUS TATTOO

Another episode of the lotus tattoo series is here, guys. When thinking of Hindu or Buddhist tattoo, the lotus is definitely one of the first that pops up in your mind. However, today we’ll introduce you to another fantastic symbol...

LOTUS TATTOO WITH OM SYMBOL MEANING AND DESIGN

Culture and religious symbols always surprise us on how much meaning it can carry just in a tiny and simple package. And so does the Om symbol. However, according to current tattoo trends, there are more and more people who...

THE TRUE MEANING OF KOI FISH AND LOTUS FLOWER TATTOO

The koi fish and lotus flower are two phenomenally meaningful symbols in Asian culture. For those who choose these two designs, we bet that you’ll want to know deeply about the meaning that they’re bearing. However, to both the koi...

IN LOVE WITH CULTURES: TRADITIONAL VIETNAMESE TATTOO

Vietnam is the country of art, deep traditional culture, gorgeous scenery, and amazing foods. No wonder why it’s rated one of the best places to visit of all time. In tattooing, traditional Vietnamese tattoo is one of the most wanted...

4 BEST TATTOO LOCATIONS ON BODY TO BEGIN WITH

Having a tattoo is making an artful permanent mark on your body. It’s the commitment of body and the art you put on, so first thing first, you gotta choose the ideal tattoo location on the body. Whenever getting inked,...

TATTOO LETTERING: FONTS GUIDE

When working on a tattoo lettering session, we always try to help our customers to create a unique and special design with many text/font generators, then adding a bit of personal touch on it. No one wants boring, dull and...

INTO THE CHARM OF MANDALA TATTOOS: IDEAS & MEANINGS

Mandala tattoos are an ancient-inspired style that is made of basic geometric shapes, mostly triangles, squares and lines combining and creating a beautiful circular pattern. Mandala is also an iconic symbol of Hinduism and Buddhism, it’s used in both art...

INCREDIBLE NEW SCHOOL TATTOOS BY 1984 TATTOO & PIERCING STUDIOS

New School tattoo had its first appearance in the late 70-80s in California, America by artists experimenting with fresh and extraordinary designs of that time such as cartoon characters, science fiction themes tattoos and many more. New school tattoo has...

1984’S ESSENSUAL GUIDE OF INKING: BLACKWORK TATTOO 

Tattooing is the ultimate choice of a lifetime, a permanent mark that you decided to put on your body. It is the form of art that uses body and skin as the canvas to express love, believe and personal ideas....

6 BEST TYPES OF CHEST TATTOOS FOR WOMEN

Whether big or small, the chest is still an ideal location for your tattoo. When it comes to chest tattoos for women, the design can be much more elegant and versatile, depending on how you want the design to be....

22 BEAUTIFUL TATTOOS IDEAS: RIBS EDITION

Tattoos often come with personal meanings and usually represent thoughts, belief and self-expression. Getting a nice tattoo on the ribs is one of the best ways to keep your message away from the eyes of the public but still iconic...

2020’S MOST BEAUTIFUL TATTOO IDEAS FOR GIRLS

With the development of social media such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, bumping into one or two tattoo designs daily, even hourly, is normal. And for women, there are thousands, if not millions, of beautiful tattoo ideas for you to...

CHEST TATTOOS FOR MEN : IDEAS AND MORE

If you are about to have a wonderful tattoo, the chest seems to be an ideal place to ink. Chest tattoos are now statement pieces for all gender, represent thoughts, beliefs, and love. Thus, chest tattoos for men are just...

22 EYE-CATCHING REALISTIC TATTOOS

Realistic is one of the most popular art movements in the 20th century that concentrates on expressing the real objects or portrait and imagination. Realism artists were eager to create the vision of reality and dream through their piece of...

TATTOO ART – HISTORY AND MORE

Tattoo art, resembling as symbols, signatures or religious signs, has been around for thousands of years. Humans have been marking their bodies with tattoos for beauty, for showing bravery or even some kind of punishment and torture. Reaching down below...

1984 COLLECTION: MOST ICONIC TRADITIONAL STYLE TATTOOS

Traditional style tattoos have been well-known for a long long time and there are great reasons behind it. It’s famous for its iconic design with bold black lines wrapped up artwork and vibrant colors. By having a traditional tattoo inked...

5 MOST COMMON TYPES OF TATTOO TO GET INKED

When it comes to inking, most people prefer some types of tattoos that have some extraordinary features to stand out from the crowd. But since the number of people getting tattoos is increasing rapidly, it’s easy to find out some...

5 BEST TATTOO STUDIO IN HANOI FOR FOREIGNERS

Tattoos and piercing have been one of the most well-known forms of art that are used to express personal characteristics for hundreds of years. No matter how large or small you want your tattoo to be, these tattoo studios got...

NEO-TRADITIONAL TATTOOS: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

Neo-traditional tattoos often appear in bold and vibrant colors along with details like pearl or laces. This tattoo style makes a perfect blend between traditional tattoo techniques of American and art history. Come and sit down, join us on the...

WATERCOLOR TATTOOS: TIPS TO KEEP THEM LONG-LASTING

In the last few years, the watercolor tattoo has been the most favorite of many tattoo lovers. Trendy, fashionable, unique and gorgeous, no wonder why the popularity of watercolor tattoo is booming in thousands and thousands of designs. However, just...

1984’S RECOMMENDATION: 5 FAMOUS TATTOO STYLES

As a beginner, getting to know and select a decent tattoo style for your first one is not easy. It is also very important to understand and choose wisely when it comes to tattoo styles, so we thought it would...

MINI TATTOO – DOS & DON’TS

Mini tattoos are both trendy and humble to have. A mini tattoo is a charming choice for anyone new to tattoo. Here’s our instruction with Dos and Don’ts before having one.  WHAT TO DO 1. Research is really important Before...

MANDALA TATTOOS – MEANING AND DESIGN

Mandala tattoos are originated from ancient India, which represent the universe. These tattoos are a form of art that has a deep meaning of spiritual and ritual practices for centuries. 1. What is a Mandala Tattoo? Mandala, which means “circle”...

FAMILY & COUPLE TATTOO: 5 IDEAS THAT WILL KEEP YOU IN LOVE

There are thousands of ways to say “I love you” to your family and significant others. But getting a family-couple related tattoo is a great way to show love and appreciation. Carrying a piece that reminds you of your family...

NOT JUST A TATTOO STUDIO – HERE WE’RE CREATING ART

Your body is a canvas and 1984 Tattoo Studio has the best artists to make the canvas greater than ever. More than just a tattoo shop, 1984’s has much more to offer. Located in the charming heart of Ha Noi...

STOP SEARCHING “TATTOO NEAR ME” – SEARCH FOR 1984 TATTOO STUDIO

Stop scrolling through those “tattoo near me” places without knowing clearly about their works. With 1984 Tattoo Studio, you can just relax and have the best quality tattoo as you wish. 1984 Tattoo & Piercing Studio - 50 Ba Trieu,...

DARUMA TATTOOS – THE PERFECT TATTOO FOR JAPANESE ART LOVERS

Daruma Dolls are one of the most popular forms of Japanese folk art, so, naturally, Daruma Tattoos are so famous. In the form of a round-ish, bold color, Daruma Tattoos reflect more than just a lucky charm. 1. Daruma tattoos...

6 THINGS TO LOOK FOR WHEN CHOOSING A TATTOO STUDIO NEAR YOU

  Given that you have just searched “how to choose a tattoo shop” you are likely on the verge of getting your very first tattoo – so congratulations! Exciting times aside, it can be a bit daunting deciding how to...

The Many Stages of a Healing Tattoo

1984 Tattoo Studio is your number one destination for everything tattoos — finding a shop, preparing for your first tattoo, learning more about the tattoo community. Our guides are meant as a toolkit to help you be the best client...

How To Prepare For Your First Tattoo

You have put down your deposit and your session is booked - so what can you do to prepare for the pain of your first tattoo? 1984 Tattoo Studio is your number one destination for everything tattoos — finding a...

Tales From Earthsea: Powerful Dragon Tattoos

There are just as many folk tales and legends of dragons as there are dragon tattoos, and we're not mad about it at all. Okay, so Tales From Earthsea is this really awesome book full of essays and fantasy stories...

No Rose Without A Thorn: Rose Tattoos To Make You Swoon

They may be painful to get, but these rose tattoos will make you wish you had more skin to cover in ink. There are many myths and legends surrounding the creation of the rose. Its beauty, its fragrance, even the...

How to Select Good Tattoo Studios & Designs

  1. Tattoo Guide: Brief History Of Tattooing   Tattoo History - 1984 Tattoo and Piercing Studio - Tattoo Hanoi   As of you may have already know, tattoos are created by inserting colored materials beneath the skins surface. The...

We All Float Down Here With Our ‘It’ Tattoos

Pennywise the Dancing Clown is back in the box office smash "It." I hate clowns, I have always hated clowns, and I'm pretty sure that I will hate clowns until the day I die. But for some perverse reason I...

The Only Guide For Tattoo Aftercare You Will Ever Need

Follow these essential tips in caring for your newest addition. Now that you've left the studio, it's your job to maintain the healing of your beautiful new piece. Each and every tattoo will go through a healing process, one that...

The Shape of Things: Geometric Tattoos

These awesome geometric tattoos will leave you needing new ink, and soon! It's funny, isn't it? Most artists hate mathematic equations, but sacred geometry is where the two meet: math meets art. The beauty of this is that geometric tattoos...

Tattoos of the Villains That Keep Harry Potter on His Toes

Some say Lord Voldemort is He-Who-Should-Not-Be-Tattooed, but we vehemently disagree. All good storytellers understand that even the most appealing and virtuous hero is worthless if they aren’t paired with a terrifying villain. The more formidable the bad guy, the better...

Tremendous Traditional Japanese Dragon Tattoos

Indomitable is our series where we examine the meaning behind our favorite motifs from traditional Japanese tattoos (Irezumi). In this installment, we’re looking at one of the most powerful icons in the art form — dragons. Make sure to check...

Ages Like Fine Wine: Black and Grey Tattoos

Black and grey tattoos have been likened to fine wine because they just get better and better with age. Black and grey tattoos are just like the tag line says, they age like fine wine...as time goes by, they settle...

Listen to Tattoo Artist’s Advices

  Recently, a Texas man went swimming in the Gulf of Mexico a mere five days after getting freshly tattooed — and died. His tattoo, an open wound still at that point in the healing process, was infected by Vibrio...

It’s Summer Time! Protect Your Tattoo Properly

We all want to soak up those rays, but you don't want to ruin that tattoo you love so much. Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, and school is almost out. It’s that time of the year when the...

What To Expect With A Custom’s Tattoo

You’ve decided you want original art rather than flash — how do you go about getting what you want? Flash (pre-made drawings you can choose from the artist as is, with no alterations) has its place, and we love flash,...

The Face of Love: Portrait Tattoos

These portrait tattoos will remind just how powerful a beautiful face can be. These portrait tattoos will remind you the power of a look...of the emotion a face can imbue with just one glance. With style, ease, and sometimes a...

How Does a Tattoo Actually Work

The science behind why your tattoo doesn’t last forever and ever. The science behind a tattoo is one of the oldest processes in history, even if our ancient ancestors didn’t entirely know the biology behind their art. Just as people...

German Doctor Demands Soccer Teams Ban Tattoos

While arguing that tattoo ink poisons the blood, a German doctor calls for elite soccer teams to ban their players from getting tattooed. As the only player to ever win the coveted Balon d’Or five times, Lionel Messi is likely...

FIFA World Cup: Lots of Soccer Dudes with Cool Tattoos

With the World Cup about to commence the final game, we take a look at why tattoos are so popular among the teams. If you've been watching the World Cup games, and about half of the world's population is, you've...

3,000 Years Ago, Tattoos Were Done With Volcanic Glass Tools

As if getting tattoos wasn't badass enough, ancient tattoo artists used tools made from volcanic glass. Tattoos are pretty much a sure sign that a person is badass. At the very least, they can withstand the pain that comes with...