Is This the Most Dangerous Tattoo in the World?

Is This the Most Dangerous Tattoo in the World?

Turkey Tats_03 “This is a war on identities,” says Cenk, a tattoo artist based in Istanbul. “I would never draw a PKK flag,” he adds, referring to Turkey’s outlawed Kurdish militants, “but Ataturk’s signature is something I enjoy doing.” Cenk asks not to share his full name because his art has become...

A tale of tattoos: 'Ink Master' rivals face off

A tale of tattoos: ‘Ink Master’ rivals face off

Jayvo Scott, Robbie Ripoll and Mark Longenecker of Brevard get air time on Spike TV. Jayvo Scott, Mark Longenecker and Robbie Ripoll“ (Jayvo’s brother), star in “Ink Master” on Spike TV.(Photo: SPIKE TV) Story Highlights The show is hosted by Dave Navarro. There are T-shirts that say: "Only Dave Navarro...

Black Ink Crew's Tiffany Winter Talks MS and Medical Tattoos

Black Ink Crew’s Tiffany Winter Talks MS and Medical Tattoos

Should people with MS join the movement to alert first responders with medical tattoos? EMTs are skeptical. There is a growing trend among people with allergies and other chronic conditions to forego traditional medical alert jewelry and opt instead for a strategically placed tattoo. Everything from type 1 diabetes to aspirin allergies is...

Guest tattoo artist recreates mother-daughter piece (w/video)

Guest tattoo artist recreates mother-daughter piece

Melodie Gregory’s eyes watered when she looked down at her right foot. Laden into the first few layers of the skin on her foot, is a new colorful hibiscus flower sits.”It’s beautiful like my daughter,” Gregory, 48, said in the middle of her tattoo session with guest artist Jayvo Scott.When...