Blogs

Mar 23, 2017

Dan Lorenzo chats with Jackie & Lou Rubino from United Ink Productions. The 2017 No Limits International Tattoo Expo will be held at Resorts World Casino in NYC, March 31st to April 2nd.

Apr 22, 2016

Humans are a strange breed. We do all sorts of weird things and we have created an incredible catalogue of art throughout our existence. Tattooing is an example of our art, and it is a cross cultural...

Apr 15, 2016

It was just last fall that we were reading up on tattoos “coming to life” by way of ink mapping . The new thing with tattoos and technology now? An app for iPhones called Ink Hunter. We...

Apr 08, 2016

One of the biggest fears about getting a tattoo is regretting it later. We’ve all seen it - the guy with his ex-girlfriend’s name on his arm, or the gal who wanted a tattoo when she was...

Apr 05, 2016

Megan Jean Morris, a Painful Pleasures Sponsored Artist and contestant on the current season of Spike's Ink Master , talks with Dan Lorenzo about life, art, and a budding romance...

Mar 25, 2016

Inner lip tattoos are not new, but they are steadily increasing in popularity. Browse through images shared on social media feeds and you will see that inner lip tattoos are becoming more prevalent...

Mar 16, 2016

Top: Addison, Brian, Laurent | Bottom: Quintin, Meeseun (Left to Right) Hi. We’re the Creative Department at Painful Pleasures. I know we look like a promotion for a new sitcom on your local...