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Can I go Swimming with a New Tattoo?

Turtle by Charlie @ Timebomb, Croydon Taking care of your new piece of body art is crucial. One part of post-tattoo care is to avoid swimming or soaking your new tattoo in water for up to four weeks, depending on the rate that your tattoo heals. During the weeks immediately after a new tattoo is […]

The Girl With The Viral Tattoo: With One Facebook Post She Inspired An Important Conversation About Mental Illness

Last week, Bekah Miles, a 20-year-old woman from Canby, Oregon, took to her personal Facebook page to show off her new tattoo. But this was not the typical “look at me” social media post motivated by vanity. On the contrary, it was a brave “listen to me” post in which she selflessly exposed her personal […]