Blackout tattoos started popping up on Instagram feeds back in 2016 and have become increasingly popular ever since. A blackout tattoo involves tattooing a large area of the body with solid black ink.
Also called blackwork tattoos, this contrasting type of tattoo is requested for a few reasons: blackout tattoos can be an effective method of covering up old tattoos, and sometimes are more cost effective than laser removal.
I talked with Kristy Siefkin at Arizona's FOX10 News about the rise in popularity of blackout tattoos:
If you're looking for inspiration for blackout tattoos, follow this board on Pinterest.
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