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NFT: Tattoo shade vs color

lpdcan28 : 5/16/2018 11:48 am
i may be getting one. i see a lot of people getting the gray/darker colors now vs other traditional colors. wanted some color referencing my heritage but i also like the darker shade. anyone have experience or input with the colors etc?
Do you really  
gmenatlarge : 5/16/2018 11:50 am : link
want one of those...
I don't really know  
RodneyHamp : 5/16/2018 11:58 am : link
what your question is. It is all a matter of personal preference whether you want color or black & gray.
Black and gray  
bigbb : 5/16/2018 11:59 am : link
They hold up a lot better and they look sharper
Would your skin tone  
section125 : 5/16/2018 12:01 pm : link
have a lot to do with the choice?
Spend time researching artist in your area  
larryflower37 : 5/16/2018 12:02 pm : link
Find a really good and well respected artist, pay well and they will work with you to design what you want.
My 2 cents.
Make Sure The ‘Artist’ Can Spell  
Trainmaster : 5/16/2018 12:20 pm : link


Personally, I hate the trend toward more and bigger tattoos. Large, ugly tattoos on otherwise beautiful women has got to be one of the worst things ever (I know I sound like a “Get off my lawn” old guy).
You might be too old  
SHO'NUFF : 5/16/2018 12:27 pm : link
for a tramp stamp
in 20 yrs  
UESBLUE : 5/16/2018 1:04 pm : link
Im going to open a double business: tattoo removal parlors and quickee gay divorces.
Let's buy his share  
old man : 5/16/2018 1:54 pm : link
Of the Steelers and try to undermine them.
We can make them see how the other half lives: hire JR and Ross or we expose the photos,(there has to be something in their closet they want hidden).
RE: Let's buy his share  
old man : 5/16/2018 1:56 pm : link
In comment 13965751 old man said:
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Of the Steelers and try to undermine them.
We can make them see how the other half lives: hire JR and Ross or we expose the photos,(there has to be something in their closet they want hidden).

Sorry. Wrong thread. It was meant for the Tepper thread.
The fact that you're asking for advice indicates you care what other  
Marty in Albany : 5/16/2018 2:43 pm : link
people think. A lot of people think that tattoos are stupid and/or ugly.

Suggestion: get a temporary (wash off) tat and see if you like it after a week or two. You can then change the color, size or placement to your preference, or drop the idea entirely.
The fact that you have to  
Sneakers O'toole : 5/16/2018 2:57 pm : link
ask the question means you are not 100% sure about what you want. You should hold off until you are.

I have a tattoo that I'm glad I got, but I was certain when I did. I sat on the idea for sometime.

It will be there the rest of your life. Make sure it's what you want
I have  
jpennyva : 5/16/2018 4:09 pm : link
two small ankle tattoos that I love and consider them jewelry that I can't take off. Like another poster suggested, I did get a henna tattoo first to see if I liked it enough to get a permanent one and I did. One thing you do need to be careful about is red ink. Some people are allergic to red ink so if you're considering red, get tested first. I agree with another poster that black/shading is the better way to go. I did have some white highlighting on one of my tattoos and it is no longer visible (I've had the tattoo about 10 years). I was over 30 when I got my first tattoo. Love them and will likely get another at some point but I am not a big/sleeve tattoo person. I go small and subtle. Also, I LOVE Tattoo Goo - it's a great product and also good for chapped lips, small cuts, etc. and is all natural. It helped my tattoos heal really well.
As someone  
ryanmkeane : 5/16/2018 5:43 pm : link
who has a half sleeve....I'm a big proponent of "traditional" style tattoos which would be bold black, red, yellow, green, and blue colors, but the black can also be shaded so it looks like gray ish. This style tends to hold up better over time.
I'd save yourself..  
Ryan : 5/16/2018 7:37 pm : link
...the hassle of starting a redundant new thread every few weeks and just go ahead and get balls tattooed on your forehead.
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