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Skin cancer treatment may improve with new tattoo ink!

Tattoos can have medical applications too. 

Tattoo researcher and revivalist striving to revive indigenous tattoos

Tattoo researcher and revivalist striving to revive indigenous tattoos

Traditional tattoos were once considered marks of beauty, valour, pride and belief where one could identify a person through lines and tattoo patterns.

Getting tattoos in unhygienic setting ups infection risk

Getting tattoos in unhygienic setting ups infection risk

 While more young men and women are getting inked today than ever, researchers have warned that bacterial infections may happen in up to five per cent of cases, especially when the tattooing was carried out in unhygienic settings.

Revealed: How the moon got its tattoos

Revealed: How the moon got its tattoos

New NASA research has given new clues to how the moon got its mysterious "tattoos" -- swirling patterns of light and dark found at over a hundred locations across the lunar surface.

Lady Gaga, Oscar sexual abuse survivors get matching tattoos

Lady Gaga, Oscar sexual abuse survivors get matching tattoos

Pop star Lady Gaga and some sexual abuse survivors who joined her onstage during her performance at the Academy Awards have got matching tattoos in solidarity.

Teenage girls with more tattoos at high-suicide risk

Call it an irony but teenage girls with four or more tattoos may show off a higher self-esteem to their friends and relatives but they are also at a high suicide risk, claim researchers.

James Franco tattoos Emma Watson's face on his neck

James Franco tattoos Emma Watson's face on his neck

Film star James Franco showed off his new giant tattoo of Emma Watson's face on his neck.

Brooklyn Beckham wants as many tattoos as David

Brooklyn Beckham wants as many tattoos as David

Brooklyn Beckham has revealed he is already planning his first tattoo and ultimately believes he will have as many as his soccer star father, David.