Picking a new tattoo design is no easy task. It takes a lot of thought and preparation before the final commitment. Luckily, Carlos is on camera today to give his 5 tips.
#1. Do some research -- Although this might sound like a tedious task, you have to do your due diligence before permanently marking your body. Find the right artist, and the style of tattoo for you.
#2. Find a design that connects with you -- This is especially important for the first timers. Look for a design that not only looks aesthetically good, but has a deeper connection to you. Something that you can look back on, and continually enjoy it.
#3. You are not alone -- Just like you, there are plenty of people out there looking for the perfect tattoo design. Utilize advice from people who are on the quest or have been on the quest for a tattoo design.
#4. Consult with your artist -- This is so so important y'all. You want to get things right the first time around. You want to examine the design very carefully before deciding to go with it. Also, placement of the tattoo is also very important. Tattoo artists know which designs work well is certain areas of the body.
#5. Get your tattoo -- After all the hard work and preparation, it's finally time to go in and get your tattoo.