Tattoo Safety

The Surprising Health Risk Posed By Tattoos

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - The popularity of tattoos has exploded in recent decades, turning body art from a badge worn mainly by sailors and tough guys to a much more...

How Safe Is That Tattoo You're Getting?

Jason Tetro | Posted 12.14.2012 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

The zenith of popularity of any given human activity is the creation of a reality television series based on the practice. This week, tattooing took centre stage as the show Ink Master began its second season. I reached out to tattoo artist Lizzie Renaud, who owns the Toronto-based Speakeasy Tattoo and asked her perspective on the concept of safety in the Tattoo Shop.