Category: Culture

The Least Tattoo Friendly Countries

July 10 2015

Though tattoos have become more of a social norm in many western countries, not all areas of the world agree with people tattooing or getting tattooed. Due to religious and cultural reasons, tattoos can get you deported or put in jail…. [ read more ]

This Doctor Uses Tattoos to Help The Blind

July 10 2015

Don’t underestimate the power of a tattoo. While the majority of tattoos serve a purely aesthetic function there are a few special types of ink that can completely transform a person’s life for the better. One example of this would… [ read more ]

WATCH: Tattooed Woman Brands Skin at Scorching 932ºF

July 8 2015

How’d you like to burn your skin with a scorching needle heated to at least 932 degrees Fahrenheit? Not for you? Kerri, the tattooed vixen in the video below, handled scarification like a damn champ as she is seen having… [ read more ]

Preserved Tattoos

July 8 2015

Have you ever wondered if you could preserve your tattoos after you pass? Me either, until now. Thanks to the wonderful people at London’s Wellcome Collection and London’s Science Museum, we are able to see what tattoos from the early… [ read more ]

Tattoos of Cowboys and Indians

July 8 2015

Perhaps the most originally American form of entertainment is the Western. Fiction stemming from the days of our western expansion and the lawless situation in those lands has captured the hearts of Americans young and old for years. Pretending to… [ read more ]

Tattoos of Matryoshka Dolls

July 7 2015

When we first think about Russia our debauched minds always turn to vodka, but the next best thing would be their cultural Matryoshka (Babushka) Dolls. These made their first appearance in the 1890’s in Moscow and were originally meant as… [ read more ]

The Idiocy of Sunburn Art

July 7 2015

Photo Gallery Follows the Text There’s a new trend going around and here at the Inked office we can’t seem to wrap our heads around it. People have taken to a fad called “sunburn art,” where they draw on themselves… [ read more ]

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