Author Archives: The Bink

What You Need to Know Before Getting an Ankle Tattoo

Many pull out of committing to a tattoo purely for the pain levels, especially with an ankle tattoo. Others run to painkillers or even alcohol to subdue the pain. No matter your choice of pain-reliever, an ankle tattoo will hurt. We’re here to delve into why and how to lessen this intolerable burden. Ankle tattoos […]

Thigh Tattoo Pain: What to Expect and How to Cope

Thigh tattoo pain can vary depending on the exact location, design, and size of the tattoo, as well as your personal pain tolerance. Generally speaking, the upper and outer thighs are less painful than the inner and back of the thighs, as they have more muscle, fat, and thicker skin to cushion the nerves and […]

The Truth About Forearm Tattoo Pain: Factors, Levels, and Tips

The forearm is one of the popular locations, as tattoos can easily be displayed. If you’re thinking about getting a forearm tattoo, do you want to know how painful it will be? The forearm is one of the least painful areas. This location is nice and fleshy, without too many sensitive areas in the bones […]

Top Tips for Getting a Tattoo with Minimal Pain: What You Need to Know

Getting a tattoo can be a painful experience, but there are some ways to make it less so. Here are some tips based on various sources: Choose a professional and reputable tattoo artist who can work fast and accurately. Pick a less sensitive body part, such as your outer arm, thigh, upper back, or shoulder. […]

Colors or Black and Grey? How to Choose the Right Tattoo Ink for Your Skin and Pain Tolerance

There is no definitive answer to whether color tattoos hurt more than black and gray tattoos, as pain is subjective and depends on various factors. However, some possible reasons why color tattoos may feel more painful are: Color tattoos may require more ink, which means thicker tattoo needles and more passes over the same spot […]

Want a tattoo but hate pain? Here are 7 places that won’t hurt a bit.

One of the most commonly asked questions when deciding whether to get a tattoo is ‘will it hurt?’ The answer is plain and simple- yes. There really is no painless way to stick needles into your skin in order to leave a permanent mark. However, how painful the tattoo feels depends on several factors, including […]