The Do’s and Don’ts of Getting a Tattoo

The Do’s and Don’ts of Getting a Tattoo

There are a lot of things you should consider before getting your next, or your first, tattoo. At Twisted Tattoo, we encourage you to take the proper steps when you’re ready to schedule your next tattoo appointment. As the best-rated tattoo shop in San Antonio, we want all of our guests to have the best tattoo experience possible. Here are our do’s and don’ts of getting a tattoo!

Woman with large dragon tattoo on back

Don’t Forget to Decide On a Design

The first step to any tattoo is to decide on a design you love! Many people will choose something meaningful to them, while others may prefer to find something from an artist's flash tattoo options. The style of tattoo you want is also important to consider. Whether you are hoping for a realism tattoo, American traditional, black and gray, or any of the various other styles.

Arm being tattooed

Do Find the Best Rated Tattoo Shop Near You

It’s important to find a tattoo shop with a good reputation. The best local tattoo shops will take safety precautions seriously, have friendly and helpful staff, a welcoming environment, and plenty of happy reviews from previous customers. Twisted Tattoo boasts all of these accomplishments, so if you’re looking to get a tattoo in the San Antonio area, we hope you’ll choose us!

Man tattooing

Do Choose the Right Artist

The artist you choose depends on what design you decided on. If you want a realism tattoo, you’ll want to find a realism tattoo artist near you, and so on. It can also be helpful to schedule an in-person consultation with your artist or look through their portfolio to get a feel for their work. Our team of tattoo artists is reputable and skilled, and we’re happy to make accommodations to help you get the perfect tattoo.

Woman applying aftercare lotion to tattoo

Don’t Skip Aftercare

Aftercare should never be skipped, it’s important that you take it very seriously and follow your artist’s instructions closely. Aftercare can impact the quality of your tattoo in the long run and help prevent serious complications. If you have questions about aftercare, please feel free to reach out to the team at Twisted Tattoo!

Now that you know all of the do’s and don’ts of getting a tattoo, it’s time to schedule your appointment! To set up your appointment with Twisted Tattoo, contact us or fill out our price quote form.

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