FAQS

Q: Where are you located?

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6911 Kingston Pike Knoxville, TN. We are about 1 mile from West Town Mall, located in a stand alone building in between Zaxbys and Arbys.

Q: What is the shop environment like?

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Comfortable and friendly. Clean and safe. Every surface is wipe-able, and cleaned throughout each day. Our shop has a history of earning 100% on our health inspections, which we keep posted at the register for public viewing. We have our autoclaves tested by a 3rd party company each week. We have been voted Knoxvilles Best of the Best in both Tattooing & Piercing, as well as Knoxville’s “Most Trusted Business”.  Our jewelry showroom is personally curated in-house from the industry’s top designers and makers. Our team takes pride in our environment and the work we do. We are a fully disposable studio. We also proudly use single use equipment, biodegradable or environmentally friendly wherever possible. We buy products using recyclable packaging, and source products made in the USA whenever possible. Our products, supplies & furniture are ethically sourced, and we do our best to ensure the items we buy match our values of doing the least harm to the environment, animals or people involved in the production process.

Q: What are your hours of operation?

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Sunday- Saturday: 11am-8pm

 

Q: Do I need an appointment?

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Walk-ins are welcome, when time permits. Our artists & technicians tend to stay rather busy, so an appointment is preferred. You can book an appointment through our website: here.

Q: How do I schedule a tattoo appointment?

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Setting up an appointment is easy! Stop by our studio for a consultation with one of our customer service assistants. Appointments for consultations can be booked through our website: here. and will take priority over walk-in consultations. During the consultation, we will gather all of the details necessary to get you a price quote & help you set up an appointment with a tattooer. The small deposit required to book your consultation will apply towards your final tattoo cost. If you have an artist preference, please see their schedule (on our book now page, or on their individual pages of the website) and come in for your consultation on a day they are working. If you do not have a preference, our team of experts will set you up with the artist best suited for your needs.

Q: What piercings do you offer?

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Our piercers are experienced in all piercings, basic to advanced. Earlobe, Ear Cartilage (helix), Rook, Daith, Conch, Snug, Tragus, Anti-Tragus, Triple Forward Helix, Industrial, Multi-point Industrial, Eyebrow, Bridge, Nostril, Septum, Philtrum, Lip, Labret, Tongue, Tongue Webbing, Nape, Surface Piercings, Surface Anchors, Nipples, Navel, Genital piercings of all kinds to include: VCH (Vertical Clitoral Hood), HCH (Horizontal Clitoral Hood), Inner Labia, Outer Labia, Triangle, Prince Albert (PA), Ampallang, Apadravya, Dydoe, Foreskin, Frenum, Lorum, Hafada, and Guiche.

Q: How old do I have to be to get pierced?

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Our insurance allows us to do select piercings on minors.  If you are 18 or older, we only require a valid, government-issued, photo ID, driver’s license or passport.

Q: What piercings can minors get?

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We are insured to perform Earlobe, Helix (Cartilage), Tragus, Conch, Rook, Daith, Single Forward Helix, Eyebrow, Nostril and Navel piercings on minors that are 13 years of age or older. Minors must have a parent present. We require a government issued photo ID from both the parent AND the child. If the child does not have a government issued photo ID, a birth certificate will be required in addition to a non-state issued photo ID.  The IDs must have matching last names and addresses. Acceptable forms of ID are government issued photo ID, driver’s license or passport.

Q: What about earlobe piercings?

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We are insured to perform Earlobe piercings on those who are 6 years or older. Minors must have a parent present. We require a state issued photo ID from both the parent AND the child. The IDs must have matching last names and addresses. Acceptable forms of ID are state issued photo ID, driver’s license or passport. If the minor does not have an ID, a birth certificate will be required.

Q: How much does XXXXX piercing cost?

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Basic piercings are a $50 piercing fee, plus the cost of the jewelry that you get to pick out! For exact jewelry pricing, please stop by for a free consultation with a piercer.  Our piercing professionals are members of the Association of Professional Piercers. They attend educational seminars throughout the country to stay current on the safest and most gentle practices. They are certified in both CPR and First-Aid which is not a requirement of their state license. Our technicians use sterile gloves for piercing procedures, along with state-of-the-art sterilization technology, and we even use the sharpest needles on the market! (Yes, in addition to having a sharper point, our needles have a silicone coating that makes them glide through your piercing faster and easier!) Our jewelry selection is curated from the best companies in the industry and guaranteed for life. We have taken every consideration to make your piercing experience go as smoothly as possible!

 

Q: How much is a tattoo?

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Tattoo pricing will vary based on the design, location of the tattoo and amount of time that the design will take to complete. Our pricing also includes the artist’s drawing and set up time, disposable supplies, and equipment needed to complete your tattoo. To obtain a price on a tattoo, please stop by for a free consultation with one of our expert team members.

Q: Do you charge to draw up a tattoo?

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Nope. Our artists will gladly draw something special for you! We do require a small deposit in order to start your artwork. The deposit will apply towards the final cost of your tattoo.

Q: How old do you have to be to get tattooed?

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In the state of TN, you must be 18 years old to get tattooed. We require a valid, state issued, photo ID, driver’s license or passport.

Q: Do you pierce surface anchors/single point piercings?

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YES! We have hundreds of jewelry options for you to choose from. Stop in for a free consultation with one of our skilled piercers.

Q: What methods of payment do you accept?

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We accept Debit, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, and good, old-fashioned cash!