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Keeping your tat and piercing clean and safe

Keeping your tat and piercing clean and safe

Hope ShyAnne, Reporter

February 8, 2019

Filed under Columns

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

Filed under Columns

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...

Tattoos ink deeper than skin

Tattoos ink deeper than skin

Javier Valdes, Reporter

April 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Con:   I have never understood the hype with tattoos. It is hard for me to grasp the fact that people are willing to pay insane amounts o...

Tattoos ink deeper than skin

Tattoos ink deeper than skin

Amber Hayden, Online Editor

April 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Pro:   When we see people in society with tattoos there is always a stigma in our minds that “the person is all kinds of bad.” But t...

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