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HOW TO GET THE NEW INSTAGRAM TATTOO FILTER
FAKE TATTOOS ALL OVER THE GRAM.. We know that you have been scrolling on the gram over the past few days, you will have seen loads of people using a new tattoo filter that has just landed, as we what all of our readers to have the new shit, we give you a little tip on how to get it. HOW TO GET THE TATTOO FILTER Open Instagram and tap the ‘Your Story’ bubble at the top of your homepage. Slide through all the icons at the bottom until you get to the magnifying glass at the end. Click on this and tap another magnifying glass in the top-right hand corner to bring up the search bar. Search ‘Rampage’ and find the filter by ‘jepharaujo’. Click on this and tap ‘Try It’ to use the filter.
15 WAYS TO TAKE CARE OF YOUR NEW TATTOO
TATTOO ADVICE.. Some may think that sitting down and getting a tattoo is the hard part but as soon as your artist is done, Taking good care of your new tattoo right after you get it will help it heal quickly and stay vibrant but there are also quite a few mistakes you can make that can ruin your tattoo in the days, weeks, and months following you getting. 1. GET THINGS CLEAN Wash everything before you leave for the tattoo shop. That means your bed sheets, pillows, towels and any clothing you plan to wear for the length of the healing process. If you had a microscope to examine all the bacteria lurking around your home you’d be amazed and well, disgusted too! Before you doze off for the night put a clean towel on your bed and sleep on that. You’ll help prevent an fresh ink from staining your sheets, plus know you are sleeping on totally clean area at night. Every morning swap out your towel for a clean one, it’s simple. 2. DONT PICK AT IT Never pick at your scabs, regardless of how small they are or even how tempting it may be. Even the slightest picking action will leave you will a light spot that requires further touch ups. Not to mention, open bloody wounds make for a prime spot for bacteria growth too. Don’t do it! 3. OUT OF THE SUN The sun is your worst enemy after getting a new tattoo, avoid it at all costs. Even if you apply sunscreen, you still can’t catch rays safely, it just doesn’t work like that. While your skin is healing it will be ultra sensitive to sunlight; keep it protected at all times. 4. EAT FOOD BEFORE & AFTER Eat something immediately after you leave the shop. A cookie, a candy bar, anything. After oozing out all the plasma and sitting for hours your blood sugar levels are going to drop dramatically. When this happens your response to pain will be intensified! That’s assuming you don’t experience vertigo or simply pass out first. A small snack can go a long way to relive pain afterwards. 5. LET IT HEAL It can take at least six weeks for your new tattoo to heal, give it plenty of time. Many men want to rush the process but it doesn’t work like that. Remember, a tattoo is a lifelong piece of artwork that is going to be on your body forever! Treat it good for the first six weeks and it will look good for life. 6. KEEP IT COVERD Remove the bandage within 24 hours max. Ideally you should aim for 8 hours. In general, the longer the better with four to five hours being the absolute minimum. 7. WASH IT WELL Wash with hot water. There’s a saying, the hotter the better, and it’s absolutely true for tattoos. It feels awful and soothing at the same time, but it’s critically important. Remember, you’re trying to loosen up all that gunk covering your new tattoo. There’s a lot of dried lymph and coagulated blood on there! 8. JUST THE TIPS Scrub with your fingertips, never a wash cloth, sponge or towel. You can be rough with your fingertips and yet still be gentle on the skin. However with the last three items, it’s way too easy to be overly aggressive on your sensitive skin. Remember, fingertips not fingernails, we’re not digging here! 9. THE RIGHT SOAP Antibacterial soap isn’t magic! Many tattoo shops still recommend antibacterial soap like it’s worth its weight in gold. Truth is, it’s not. Studies have proven they are actually ineffective at cutting back on bacteria. The only reason why I still recommend them, is because most are free of fragrance, lotions and other gunk. Again, not because they kill bacteria. 10. AFTERCARE Your tattoo artist isn’t always right about after care. When it comes to sanitation and infection prevention. However, there are no set regulations for proper after care. Each tattoo artists follows their own belief and opinions. As much as I hate to say it, some continually go off old wives tales and myths that have been proven wrong over and over again. Remember, evaluate your options first, be smart, do your research! 11. COLOUR CHANGE Most, if not all tattoos will end up lightening up once they are fully healed. Don’t worry, relax this is completely normal. Remember, you have this huge flesh wound on your skin, within time new layers of the skin are going to grow back over it. 12. WATER IS NOT YOUR FRIEND No pools, no saunas, no extremely long showers for the first three weeks, minimum. Remember, a quick shower to freshen up is fine, however, a long shower is not. Anything more than 10 minutes in the shower and you’re going to have a bad time. Know that even if a pool is chlorinated, it’s still not okay to swim in! 13. KEEP YOUR HANDS CLEAN Wash your hands first before washing your tattoo! It’s so easy to forget, yet it’s a super important step to take. Spend a day walking around in public and your hands will be covered in all sorts of nasty bacteria. The last thing you want to do is rub that into your skin wound. So scrub your hands, knuckles and palm clean! Remember, it’s easily to get distracted when showing family and friends your new ink, you must do so with clean hands. Not doing so is literally the number one way to cause infections! 14. THE PEELING Peeling is completely normal. It will feel like a bad sunburn of sorts. Lotion will become your best friend during this time. The worst thing you can do is peel it, the best thing you can do is keep it well moisturized. 15. KEEP IT MOIST Do keep your new tattoo wound moist at all times. Ever wonder why doctors treat burn victims with dressing? It’s simple really, the moisturize allows healing cells to move across the wound and close it shut! Plus, it helps keep outside contamination where it belongs, out not in.
FIND PAPERCHASERS INK AT BOARDMASTERS FESTIVAL 2021
WE HEAD TO THE SUNNY SEASIDE FOR A MASSIVE PARTY.. The sun is shining, it looks like summer is here and it crazy to think that in three months we will be on the sunny coast of Cornwall for one of the biggest festivals of the year, its Boardmasters bitch! You can find the Paperchasers Ink fam down in Newquay doing what we do, we have something brand new that we have added to the magazine interactive zone for 2021 but we are keeping our lips zipped shut for now until we get things popping.... but for now we can tell you that we will have a amazing collection of tattoo artists and creatives working with us. ''FIND THE PAPERCHASERS INK MAGAZINE TEAM ON THE BEACH IN CORNWALL THIS SUMMER'' Boardmasters festival is a stand out event, with 53,000 people already got their tickets for this year, it's sold out and it's going to be a madness! we always tell people that you have not been to a real festival until you are camping for days with thousands of people. day festivals are cool but the vibe is not the same as the like of Boardmasters. England has some sexy place's to live life and Cornwall has to to be up the top of the list. there are no other festival like boardmasters anywhere in the UK and that's why every year it's a sold out festival. Boardmasters has been making things happen for almost 40 years, it was founded in 1981 as a surfing competition and over the years they have had some of the best music artists from all over the world on the stages over the 5 days. www.boardmasters.com
BECOME A OFFICIAL PAPERCHASERS INK MAGAZINE REP
BE APART OF THE MAGAZINE MOVEMENT! Lockdown has been mad but as we come into the second half of 2021 and it looks like its going to be kind of a summer of freedom, we are on the hunt for people to join the official Paperchasers Ink magazine rep/promo team. Don’t sweat it if you don’t have previous experience, it's not necessary so long as you have some experience that’ll match what’ll be expected from you. Have you worked with the public? Worked in retail? Done some acting? Excellent! we want you on the team. We are looking for people who are located all over the UK so it don't matter where you are at, you can still play your part in the magazine movement. as long as you have tattoos and have a passion for what we do over here. Our reps grind hard for the gang and get to work with us on loads of projects like photo shoots, festivals, events and tons more. If you think that you have what it takes to play your part on the team then don't wait about, CLICK HERE to contact us today.
PAPERCHASERS INK AT NASS FESTIVAL 2021 (New Dates)
NASS FESTIVAL HAS CHANGED THE DATES OF THE EVENT We got a bit of good and bad news today, NASS festival has pushed back the date of the festival this year to 23-26 of September. with the date of the end of lockdown in the UK hanging in the balance, Boris might be adding some more weeks to the end date, at this point the best thing that that NASS fam could do was change the date. All the acts like Headie One, The Streets and Kano will still be headlining on the main stage over the long weekend but we bet you that their will be loads more music artists that will be added to the line-up over the coming months. The Paperchasers Ink magazine team will be back at the UK's only urban sports festival to bring the tattoo vibe for 2021, it what we do and we love doing it. we will have the full rundown of the tattoo artists that will be joining us in a few weeks. ''PAPERCHASERS INK - URBAN TATTOO MAGAZINE IS AT NASS FESTIVAL 2021'' We make it our job to cover and be apart of all the cool things that is popping off all over the UK, and NASS is kind of like our first love when it comes to festivals, so we are so gassed that we will be returning this year to be doing something real exciting for everyone who is hitting the fest. Its been two years since festivals and events have been put on hold due to the coronavirus taking over the world but now its time to party with the gang once again. As NASS is a real one of a kind festival that people have missed, all the tickets are sold out so unless you are on the official reseller site then you are shit out of luck for 2021. NASSFESTIVAL.COM
SKEPTA X NIKE AIR MAX TAILWIND V - OUT NOW
Skepta has left an indelible mark on music in London and beyond with his game-changing flow and expansive creative universe—but he's also had a profound impact on footwear by applying his aesthetic to a handful of iconic Air Max designs. His latest collaboration re-imagines another treasured style from a golden age in sneaker history, the Air Max Tailwind V. For this Sk Air edition, Skepta drew inspiration from the natural world. Anchored by the concept of creative rebirth—represented by the butterfly and its metamorphosis—Skepta's take on the design utilises a sublimated print depicting butterfly wings surrounded by structural black webbing pulled from the Air Max Tailwind V Plus. The shoe integrates bold accents of Chrome from the Sk Shox, while subtle iridescence around the heel nods to the thermographic cover art from Skepta's 2019 album Ignorance Is Bliss.
Asian Doll Getting Face & Neck Tattoos For King Von
China Doll has been keeping King Von legacy popping by getting some tattoos on her body with reminders of the O'Block late rapper and last week China Doll revealed that she already has four tattoos as a tribute to Von, including the large portrait on her hand, and she's planning on getting some more that will be placed on her face and neck
AGGY'S INK (AMANDA) IN THE LATEST ISSUE
We show some love to the north side of the river and feature a tattoo artist who has been pushing out amazing tattoos for years. Amanda, the boss of Aggy's Ink tattoo studio has a talk with us about the life of a tattoo artist, lockdown and loads more. More of what you’ll find inside this issue of Paperchasers Ink - urban tattoo magazine! Naughty North Twinz! Thing to do in lockdown! Mr Cree Tattoos! Tattoo model Chan Mae! The man behind SIKA Studios/records! Black Comic Book hero's and loads more Tell us what you think by DMing us on Insta or Twitter or emailing us at Paperchasersinkmag@gmail.com Get your copy today!
Adidas new collaboration with tattoo artist Ukiyoemon
Adidas are back with some brand new superstars! These new Adidas Originals take on a distinctly Japanese twist and are a three collaboration from Adidas Originals, sneaker shop Atmos, and Ukiyoemon, a tattoo artist from Three Tides Tattoo in Osaka, Japan. this collaboration has an drippy tracksuit top with another Japanese art-inspired design from Three Tides tattoo studio you can purchase them online or at Atmos stores. Be quick, though – stocks are likely to be limited
WE TALK WITH 'CHRIS SIKA' IN THE NEW MAGAZINE ISSUE
SIKA records/studios/clothing has been apart of the music scene for years and Chris the man behind the empire talk with us in the latest issue of the magazine about his journey from graffiti to giving music artists the platform to shine. read this issue now to get to know about the boss from Bristol city! More of what you’ll find inside this issue of Paperchasers Ink - urban tattoo magazine! Chan La Mae! Thing to do in lockdown! Mr Cree Tattoos! Aggy's Ink! Naughty North Twinz Black Comic Book hero's and loads more Tell us what you think by sending us a DM on Instagram or Twitter or emailing us at Paperchasersinkmag@gmail.com Get your copy today!
NAUGHTY NORTH TWINZ ON THE COVER OF THE LATEST ISSUE
On the cover of the latest issue of Paperchasers Ink we have two bothers from the north side of London who are down with what we are about over here, in the interview we get to know about the music, the tattoos and being a Real Ryderz. More of what you’ll find inside this issue of Paperchasers Ink - urban tattoo magazine! Chan La Mae! Thing to do in lockdown! Mr Cree Tattoos! Aggy's Ink! The man behind SIKA Studios/records! Black Comic Book hero's and loads more Tell us what you think by sending us a DM on Instagram or Twitter or emailing us at Paperchasersinkmag@gmail.com Get your copy today!
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