A: I'm always happy to discuss cost and budget, nobody likes unexpected expenses! It is challenging to predict exactly how long a tattoo will take as everyone's skin is different. My current hourly rate is $120.00 an hour. My minimum charge is $100.00. Tip: A few things that impact cost, design, size, placement and pain tolerance.
Q: Can I Use Numbing Cream For My Tattoo Appointment?
A: I would prefer if you didn't. However, there is a time and a place for it. Tip: Always let me know if you are planning on using numbing cream. I have personally used Zensa which you can get it for around $50 from most pharmacies.
Q: It's My First Tattoo. I'm Nervous About the Process and I Have No Idea What I Want ... What Do I Do?
A: I love this question!! I'm more than happy to take extra time to go over some tattoo ideas, placement, painful vs. less painful placement and ensure you're 100% happy with your tattoo. It's a big decision and I want every client to feel comfortable, heard and appreciated.
Q: How can I prepare for my Tattoo?
A: Begin exfoliating the area 3 to 4 days prior to your appointment. Get a good night sleep, hydrate, hydrate, hydrate, make sure you have eaten at least 2 hours before your appointment. Bring snacks, water, Soda. Avoid excessive caffeine. Tip: I personally find fruit and sugary snacks and drinks help me through my appointments.