Frequently Asked Questions:
Q. How old do I have to be to get a tattoo or piercing?
A. You must be 18 years of age or older to get a tattoo or piercing without parental consent. NO EXCEPTIONS EVER. If you are underage you must be at least 16 years of age for a tattoo. For a piercing there are different age requirements depending on the piercing. Most are 16 years and up, but call for more information.
Q. I am 18 or over, what documents do I have to bring with me to get a tattoo or piercing?
A. You always need to bring your government issued I.D. such as a:
School I.D. AND your birth certificate. (BOTH ARE NEEDED and School I.D. must be current.)
Q. I am under 18, what should I bring?
A. You need to bring a parent or legal guardian.
Parents need a valid form of government issued I.D. (Drivers license, Photo I.D., Passport)
Your birth certificate is required every time
As well as a valid form of I.D for the minor. (School I.D., Photo I.D., Drivers license, Passport.)
Every time. No exceptions.
**If your legal guardian is the one bringing you, you must have the court documents stating legal custodianship.
Q. Can I bring my own jewelry to get pierced with?
A. No. In order to guarantee a happy and healthy piercing we use our own high quality jewelry. Read more about it in the JEWELRY section of this website.
Q. I am under 18, can my friend/brother/sister/cousin/aunt/friend's roommate... etc. sign for me?
A. No, under no condition can a minor be pierced or tattooed without consent from a parent or guardian.
Q. How do I get a tattoo idea drawn up?
A. We require a nonrefundable $50 deposit to get an image drawn up. That deposit goes toward making your appointment and comes off the total of the final sitting of the tattoo. Feel free to bring in any reference material or pictures that you may have that can help explain what you are looking to do.
Q. Do I need an appointment to get a tattoo or piercing? **PANDEMIC REVISION!!**
A. YES! We are operating as appointment ONLY for the foreseeable future.
Q. Do you have Gift Certificates?
A. Yes, we provide gift certificates for any occasion. Surprise your loved one with the gift of tattoos or piercings!
Q. Can you cover-up an existing tattoo?
A. Yes, we can! An in person consultation is the easiest way to start the process of a cover-up. At that point we can start figuring out what will work best. Feel free to check out other cover-ups that we have previously done; located in our portfolios.