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UV Tattoo on fingers

Singapore based tattoo enthusiast and blogger Noel Boyd continues his online video series Skin Art with episode 3 showing the process of getting a UV tattoo. These are applied just like regular tattoos and are virtually invisible in normal light but when viewed under ultraviolet(UV) light, it glows. Pretty amazing. UV tattoo expert, Richard at Body Decor Tattoo & Piercing(Singapore) explains UV inks generally have a […]

Piercing

Episode two of Skin Art with Noel Boyd takes a look at microdermal and surface piercings. These types of piercings are a little different from those through the nose, ear lobe or belly button as microdermal piercings use an anchor embedded in the skin to secure the stud. Resident piercer, Jason at Marc Pinto’s Primitive […]

Human branding

Singaporean tattoo guru and writer of A Tattooed Blog, Noel Boyd, presents this episode of Skin Art with expert Marc Pinto who demonstrates how human branding is done. As Noel explains, human branding is an artist burning a design onto someones skin to form a permanent scar.   Whilst this sounds like a pretty painful experience to go […]