• Does your artist have a license and references?

  • Does the shop follow the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Universal Precautions for blood disposal?

  • Does the shop use disinfectant on the workspace before and after each client?

  • Before being thrown away, are tubes and needles rinsed using an ultrasonic tank?

  • Does each artist wash his/her hands with antibacterial soap before and after each client?

  • What papers need to be signed? Will the shop tattoo someone your age?