Getting the Tattoo

Tattooed girl

When the plans are finalized, it's time to get the tattoo itself. For a full breakdown step by needle-forcing step, see the link below.

Otherwise, the basic premise is that the tattoo artist follows an outline he or she has transferred to the skin, then fills in with shading and color. While the process is relatively self-explanatory, here are a few things to note:

A Step by Step Tattoo Process »