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Palm tattoos: what you should know
Tattooing hands never goes out of style, but it’s complicated

If you are thinking about starting to tattoo hands, find out here about its dangers and recommendations.

Tattoo Trends: Tattoos for Generations
Many things set us apart for generations, but what about tattoos?

Just like fashions, tattoos adapt to trends and generations. Do you want to know more? Learn more here.

How long does it take to make a tattoo?
Your clients want to know how long it will take, and you must give a clear answer.

The time it will take to make the design is one of the main concerns for our clients, learn more on how to answer questions here.

Risks in red ink tattoos
The essential thing to get a red tattoo is to be well-informed

Red tattoos generate controversy, but here we will clear up all your doubts and recommend how to proceed.

Will tech tattoos replace smartphones?
Bill Gates and Chaotic Moon Studios pose tattoos as a new level of technology

Bill Gates unveils innovative tattoo that will detect health problems that will replace smartphones. How is this possible? Learn more here.

Blue ink in tattoos: Could it be banned?
Are there real risks when tattooing with blue ink? Learn more here.

Blue tattoos are very in so we need to be well-informed about any potential risks. Learnmore here.

Vegan tattoos: When art is awareness
The vegan movement finds its place in tattoo culture

If you are part of the cruelty-free movement and want to get a tattoo, learn more here!

Vegan products in tattoos
A vegan alternative, cruelty-free and without plastics in your tattoos.

Veganism is becoming more and more popular, but what does it have to do with tattooing? Learn more here.

Xavi Animal: Activism in tattoos
There are many types of activism, but did you know that it also exists in tattoos?

Environmental pollution and the consumption of animals is an urgent problem for the planet, but what to do as tattoo artists? Learn how you can help with your art here.

NY Empire State Tattoo Expo: An unmissable festival
The largest exhibition in the tattoo world returns with a new edition

If you are a fan of tattoo culture, you can't miss the biggest event in the world. Learn more here!

Micro Tattoos… Do they last over time?
Micro tattoos are a trend, but do they last like the first day?

Micro tattoos are fashionable, and their result generate a great controversy. What happens to them over time? Learn more here.

From scarification to burns, these body modifications or body branding are trending and open debates. But what are your risks? Find out here.

Anaesthesia: a safe method when having a tattoo?
Is anaesthesia the solution to a painless tattoo?

Some people cannot handle needles ¿could anaesthesia be a suitable alternative for them?

Unregulated tattoos: you get what you pay
Do you comply and enforce health regulations when you tattoo?

Failure to comply with health regulations puts at risk both the health of the tattoo artist and the client. Here we’ll tell you the consequences and how to proceed correctly.

The 4 most tattooed people in the world
Who are these people who decided to be a living work of art?

The incredible stories of the 4 most tattooed people in the world and what led them to turn their body into an organic canvas. All here!

Are NFT's the future of tattoos?
Crypto world, a new growth opportunity for tattoo artists?

We’ll explain the incredible benefits of NFTs for our tattoo culture and the tattoo artists who decided to join it. And you, do you already have your collection?

Underground Art: Illegal tattoos in South Korea
Tattoo culture grows in the country, but laws and prejudice stop it

When being a tattoo artist can cost you an expensive fine, or even worse, your freedom.

The tattoo world stands in solidarity with Ukraine
More and more tattoo artists are joining together to help the cause

Tattoo artists from all over the world gather to raise funds for those affected by the war in Ukraine, and offer diverse and very interesting proposals. Which one do you want to join?

Inspirational stories: Getting a tattoo when you are old
Tattoos are not just for young people

If a brave old man decides to get a tattoo after 70, he must have a good reason, don't you think? Click here to read these 3 inspiring stories.

5 best tattoo documentaries
What are your plans for the weekend?

We've selected for you the 5 best tattoo documentaries to watch online for free. Get inspired by the tattoo art and the personalities behind them.

Japanese Tattoo meanings
The most frequent symbols in Irezumi

Irezumi are traditional Japanese tattoos, they enjoy great popularity worldwide. We explain the Japanese tattoo meanings and myths behind them.

Neo-Traditional tattoos: All you need to know
What defines neo-traditional tattoos?

Have a closer look at one of the most popular tattoo styles: neo-traditional tattoos, their background, motifs and techniques!

Best tattoo design applications
Check out the software you need to know

Find out the best tattoo apps for designing and sketching your designs before starting your work.

Tattoo Aftercare: What you need to know
All you need to know to prevent your tattoo from getting infected

Are you getting a new tattoo? We explain everything you need to know. Avoid infections and learn how to take care of your skin after getting a tattoo.

Social Media tips for tattoo artists
How to make yourself known online if you are a tattoo artist

Every tattoo artist knows which are the best social networks to post on and get the most out of their work, but if you're just starting out, how can you get noticed? Find out here!

How to start tattooing
Keys to start tattooing and not fail in the attempt

You want to train as a tattoo artist and don't know how to start? Then read all the important information about how to start in the tattoo world.

Yidįįłtoo: face tattoo as identity
Why are traditional tattoos so important in indigenous peoples

We see many face tattoos, but did you know that there is an entire ancient culture behind them? Learn more here.

11 MOST popular tattoo styles
Discover the most common types of tattoos in the world

Check the 11 MOST popular tattoos styles WORLDWIDE. Whether you're looking for traditional tattoos or modern ones, find your style with 10Masters.

Tattoo Needles Guide
What types are there and what are they for?

We've all had the same question when we started out: which tattoo needle should I use? Don't worry, at 10 Masters we bring you the definitive guide so that you can not only familiarise yourself with the terms, but also consult it whenever you have any doubts. We explain all the characteristics of a needle, the different types of tattoo needles, and what each one is used for. Choosing the best tattoo needle will be easy after reading this article. Let's get started!

Tattoo Machine History
Have you ever wondered where tattoo machines come from?

The first tattoo machine is said to have been created by Thomas Alva Edison in 1877, although it was not designed specifically for tattooing. This electric pen was part of a complete system for duplicating documents and drawings by hand. Its success in the market did not last long as, in 1872, Christopher Sholes, Charles Glidden and Samuel W. Soulé invented the typewriter, an element that replaced Edison's invention.

Tattooing History
What are the origins of the art of tattooing?

The art of tattooing skin is not new to us, but appeared thousands of years ago with methods and meanings different from those we find today. There is evidence of...