Please explain the sensation of getting a tattoo to someone who has never gotten one before. Also please state where on your body the tattoo was, since different areas feel different.
People with tattoos, please compare the pain you felt to something more relatable?
What Guys Said 1
Different tattoo artists have different methods, such as using anesthesia or not.
For my tricep tattoos, it hurts like hell. The tattoo artist did not use anesthesia and used a type of needle and ink to make the tattoo better and last longer. It felt as if someone stabbed with with the tip of a knife, dragged it and carved out the tattoo. My tricep muscles are fully developed and I've got vein-y arms so yes it hurt a lot and I bleed alot.
for my scorpion tattoo on the back of my neck. the artist used anesthesia. it took longer than I expected. the pain felt as if someone was pinching my skin.
What Girls Said 1
I have one on my hip. It hurt but nothing horrible. It hurts more to skin your knee if you ask me. It just might last longer since getting a tattoo can take awhile.0
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