Does it hurt getting a tattoo?

Tattoos hurt , in some places more than others , but the pain is manageable

How much does it cost to get a tattoo?

The shop's minimum is $80.00 and we typically work at a rate of $150.00 an hour. we do offer discounted rates to our custom flash designs

Can we bring my own design?

Yes! If you or a friend / family member has drawn something, we can work with that design. However we won’t copy someone else’s design or tattoo without their permission

Can you fix/cover up my old tattoo?

Yes! we do reworks and coverups but certain tattoos may require some sessions of laser removal first. To find out what we can do with your current work send us an email to get a consultation

Can you help me figure out my tattoo design?

Yes! If you’re still uncertain exactly how you want things in your image we can chat to figure out what’s best for you and your tattoo. Send us an email and we will contact you

Is it safe to get a tattoo?

Yes! we use an all disposable set up and sterilization of the equipment is covered with you before we start the tattoo

How do I care for my new tattoo?

we will discuss the healing with you after your tattoo and send you home with instructions

Are your tattoo inks vegan friendly?

Yes. All our inks are from fusion and eternal

Do I have to be 18 to get a tattoo?

Yes. You must be 18 years old to get tattooed in the state of Iowa

Is it okay to get tattooed if I’m sick?

Getting a tattoo when your immune system isn’t 100% is not a good idea. Plus, you don’t want to be spreading your cold around

Can I tan with tattoos?

While your tattoo is healing, you don’t want to expose it to sunlight. Once the tattoo is healed, it can be in the sun but you want to wear a good sunscreen to protect it and keep it from aging prematurely

How do I set up a consultation/appointment?

In order to schedule an appointment to get a tattoo we have a consultation in person to discuss your ideas and placement. To schedule a consultation, fill out the contact form and we will contact you to set a date for the consultation. Feel free to attach images of tattoos you like!

What if I’m coming from out of town for the tattoo?

If you’re unable to come in to chat we offer consultations and deposits over the phone as well. Fill out the contact form and make sure to mention you need a phone consultation

Got other questions?

Send any questions you have to us by filling out the contact form and we will get back to you ASAP!

How do I fill out a contact form?

Simply click the top left menu icon, click on "Contact" then fill out the contact form. Alternatively, you click the mail icon ✉️ at the bottom of this page