The lovely Angela tells us about getting her first tattoo as part of a competition by a local artist. Painful? Yes. Beautiful? You better believe it.
Mindy recounts the first time she got a tattoo. She was a 19 year-old punk rocker, and got a huge tattoo on her back. In her words, the tat is "badass."
Trish tells us about the first time getting inked up. She chose to get guns on her back. In her words: "I just wanted to rebel, and not be another lemming." Looks like she succeeded.
Anne Marie breaks down her first tattoo experience which she described as "liberating." She used it to cover-up and unsightly birthmark. She chose something "astrological and personable."
The lovely Allie tells us about her first tattoo, which was done prison-style with a sewing needle and India ink. When asked why she chose her middle finger, she answered "hey at least I can flip people off!"
What do all 18-year-old girls want tattooed on their back? A teddy bear, of course. At least that's what Klarissa got her very first time.
Amber tells us about the first time she decided to get a tattoo. She was 16, and she lied to her mother and told her she was at church. She got an "A" for her name.
Nina, a British tattoo enthusiast, recounts her first tattoo experience at the tender age of 16. She chose to tattoo wings on her back.
Lexi breaks down her very first time sitting in the tattoo chair. She dedicated her first piece of art to her daughter.
Remember those vacations were you were bored out of your mind and your parents made you go? Paulina does – and that’s exactly where she got her very first tattoo.