The Renegade Rip

Tattoos and piercings are an expression of my interests and a permanent record of my life

Tattoos and piercings are an expression of my interests and a permanent record of my life

April 30, 2018

My fascination with tattoos and body modification began when I was in elementary school. I have always loved elaborate piercings and artwork that incorporates...

Permanent ink plays a part in young woman’s wellness

Elizabeth Fernandez, Editor in Chief

September 10, 2014

Filed under Features

Neomi Garcia, 37, mother of three, experienced what is perhaps a parent’s worst nightmare after nearly losing her eldest daughter to a severe case of staph infection and MRSA. Samantha, 22, became susceptible to the medical condition after receiving too many tattoos within a short period of time and not looking after her health properly. “The worst thing you think you’re...

Nokia creates tattoo that vibrates when you get a cell phone call

Nokia creates tattoo that vibrates when you get a cell phone call

April 18, 2012

The phone maker Nokia has a created a patent for a tattoo that vibrates to alert users of any phone calls, text messages or emails. The tattoo will...

Tale of the tattoo

Tale of the tattoo

February 1, 2012

Since May of 2011, the tattoo shop Modern Electric has been doing a whole lot more than giving thrill seekers and art lovers a piece they’ll always remember....

Tattoo and a shave

Tattoo and a shave

September 21, 2011

Take one look around the Modern Electric tattoo shop and you’ll realize you are not dealing with tattoo artists, but with artists who tattoo. A diverse...

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