What To Do The Day Of Your Tattoo/Piercing

  • Eat a big meal beforehand
  • Drink a lot of water
  • Avoid alcohol the day before and of
  • Don't take any painkillers (Blood thinners = more blood = more difficult tattoo)
  • Don't take any illicit drugs
  • Pack a drink (non-alcoholic), a phone charger, and cash for your tip
  • Wear deodorant, don't douse yourself in perfume or cologne.  You don't want the artist rushing because they can't stand the smell.
  • Dress comfortably, and in dark colors to avoid ink/blood stains