The history of tattooing, the making of indelible markings on the body is as old as the human civilization. The practice of tattooing was prevalent the world over for one reason or another. In ancient days it was a matter of faith and identity where as today it is a symbol of style and fashion among the younger generation. The history of modern tattooing starts from the Chatham square in New York City. The credit goes to Charlie Wagner who introduced the business of tattooing. It took many shapes later in the form of colored lips eye liner etc. However the news regarding the spread of Hepatitis as a result of unsterilised tools of tattooing by various service providers hit the tattooing industry in 1961 to be recovered later. Today there are numerous tattoo shops safe and reliable across the nation .The ever increasing number of these shops indicates the growing demand for this art.
It would be wise to know a bit detail about this art that involves one’s body. The first and foremost is the decision to go for a tattoo should be taken after due thought. Once decided and made the tattoo it is not easy to get rid of this body mark completely without a surgery and its complications. Hence it is not wise to go for tattooing if you belong to that group that change its mind in the same speed in which it takes decisions. Thus it is a permanent commitment one has to make in life. It is not for the fickle minded or for the one minute decision maker to say the least.
Speaking on the design one can be happy that the imagination is the only limitation in tattooing. However one has do sufficient research to decide on the choice of design. While there are numerous choices available for one the custom made tattoo make a lasting impression if you are one obsessed with uniqueness and individuality. Considering the size of the tattoo most of the renowned tattooists agree in the lasting impression of the big tattoos though the choice is entirely left to the customer.
Among the most popular styles of tattooing the Black and grey work, traditional, fineline, tribal, realistic oriental are the few worth mentioning and considering. One can never afford to forget the importance of choosing the right tattooist a professional to the core and skilled service provider who takes care of your need not at the cost of your valuable health.