Fans' Chargers tattoos may outlast team

Chargers tattoos may outlast team

SAN DIEGO, CA -DEC. 20, 2015 – Chargers season ticket holder Rudy Ortega shows off his bolts tattoos in the parking lot at Qualcomm Stadium before the Dolphins game. (K.C. Alfred/ San Diego Union-Tribune) — K.C. Alfred / San Diego Union-Tribune Share Photo    ✉ SAN DIEGO, CA -DEC. 20, 2015 – Chargers… Read More

Most People With Tattoos Don't Get Proper Care Instructions

Many People With Tattoos Don’t Get Proper After Care Instructions

mr_Prof via Getty Images People who get tattoos need better instructions on how to properly care for their skin afterward, and most states need stronger guidelines for tattoo artists about this topic, a new opinion paper suggests. Only seven states in the U.S. — Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan and North Dakota — have… Read More

Tattoos hit the NZ workplace mainstream

Tattoos hits NZ workplace mainstream

Former mayor of Otorohanga, Dale Williams. Photo / NZ Herald Kiwis companies seem to be liberal on the idea of employees with visible tattoos. The latest Environmental Risk Management Authority survey on tattoos found one in three New Zealanders under the age of 30 have body art. The Huffington Post reported last week, that well-known… Read More

How to dress to complement your tattoos

Dressing to complement tattoos

Angel Garcia, of Denver, shows how to dress your tattoos in black. Garcia, a make-up artist and stylist, also recommends no crazy patterns. If you must do patterns, go simple, with polka dots or stripes, she says. ( ) My new floral-print dress matched my eyes, hair color, makeup and facial skin tone. I had… Read More

Angelina Jolie's tattoos may be “art” but on other women they're just bad graffiti

A. Jolie’s tattoos may be art but on other women they’re called bad graffiti

FILE — March 28, 2015: Actress Angelina Jolie waves as she accepts the Best Villain Award at the 2015 Kids’ Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California. (Reuters) It’s summer, and with the advent of sleeveless dress and spaghetti strap season, I am reminded why I find tattoos on women so offensive: they are simply unsightly… Read More

Workzone: Tattoos are losing their taboo

Workzone: Tattoos are losing their taboo

Josh Cascone, 23, prays during Bible study at In the Blood Tattoo and Piercing, the South Side headquarters of The End Ministries, an emergent ministry that offers hospitality to those who are disenchanted with mainstream churches. By Steve Twedt / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette There was a time when sporting a tattoo meant “you’re either a sailor,… Read More

How Rethinking Dress Codes, Tattoos, Piercings Will Improve Your Customer Service

How Rethinking Dress Codes, Tattoos, Piercings Improves Customer Service

If you want to create a customer experience and style of customer service that puts both customers and employees at ease, revisit how you require your employees to dress. In today’s informal society, the most successful sartorial approach is, by and large, to encourage your customer-facing employees to dress more or less like your customers–at least like your… Read More

Tattoos rising in popularity, becoming a cultural norm

Tattoos rising in popularity, becoming a cultural norm

Hollie Paris shows her collection of tattoos. “Can I get you anything else?” The server flashes a brilliant smile before deftly clearing her customers’ plates. Gracefully, she turns and deposits the dirty dishes before making her way to the next table. It isn’t until she crosses the room that the colorful and extensive array of… Read More