Scented tattoos smelling of herbs and flowers are a real thing
So, if your tatt looks like a pink peonie then it’s going to smell like one too.
The brainchild of New York-based company Tattly, the range of temporary tattoos are designed by French artist Vincent Jeannerot and include watercolour-style floral images of blue hydrangeas, roses, parsley and even sage. Read more.
Floyd Mayweather shows off 24 fans' "unbelievable" tribute tattoos of boxing legend
Floyd Mayweather will go down in the history bocks as a legend but his megafans have used a different type of ink to maintain his legacy.
Five weight world champion Mayweather notched up his 50th professional by beating Conor McGregor by TKO - to retire undefeated.
And the American's popularity has led to fans plastering his face all over their body - with iconic snapshots of him in his boxing stance, celebrating his epic win over Oscar De La Hoya in 2007 and his most recent triumph over McGregor. Read more.
10 things not to say to your tattoo artist
Since it’s going to be on your body forever, here are 10 things not to say to your tattoo artist, to avoid angering them in these crucial moments. Read more.
Traces of Tattoo May Reach the Lymph Nodes. If you're getting tattooed, find out what's in the ink the artist is using, researcher advises
Microscopic particles from tattoos can travel within the body and reach the lymph nodes, researchers say.
Along with pigments, tattoo inks contain preservatives and contaminants such as nickel, chromium, manganese and cobalt.
"When someone wants to get a tattoo, they are often very careful in choosing a parlor where they use sterile needles that haven't been used previously. No one checks the chemical composition of the colors, but our study shows that maybe they should," said study co-author Hiram Castillo. He's a scientist at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) in Grenoble, France. Read more.