The Renegade Rip

The deets on removing and covering tattoos


Hope ShyAnne, Reporter

March 15, 2019

Let’s just get to it. Tattoos are the shit, and I mean that in the best way possible. Except, there are tattoos that are absolutely horrific, and...

Body modifications throughout history


Hope ShyAnne, Reporter

February 22, 2019

Famous Greek Philosopher Plato thinks your tattoos are barbaric! Not in the way you are probably thinking though. The history of tattoos goes far...

Keeping your tat and piercing clean and safe


Hope ShyAnne, Reporter

February 8, 2019

Tattoos and piercings look cool, but they come with a heavier price tag if not treated with proper care. For example, infections, STDS, scarring and...

Tattoos: My form of self-expression

Hope Denney, Reporter

January 24, 2019

When you go to the doctor and discover you’re going to get a shot most people don’t get too excited about it. I don’t either, but the feeling of having a needle puncture my skin 50 to 3,000 times per minute feels so liberating. The first time I decided to get a tattoo I was terrified. Growing up with strictly religious grandparents made me fear the pain and the...

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