If it makes you feel any better, tattoo artists are aware of your questions and are more than happy to answer them. So, don't be shy. Given the areas of the body than can serve as canvases, it'll take more than a simple question to make a tattoo artist blush.
In a word, yes, getting a tattoo is safe, but check out a prospective parlor's protocol. Is Pricing Set In Stone? - Parlors usually have a minimum price, but pricing can usually vary depending on the amount of customization & work involved. Ditto on the size & length of time to complete a piece.
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The earliest known mummified remains of a human that was pierced is over 5,000 years old. This worthy gentleman had his ears pierced with larger-gauge plugs in his ears, so plugs may be one of the oldest forms of body modification there is! We also know that the Egyptians loved to adorn themselves elaborately, and even restricted certain types of body piercing to the royal family.
So when you go to your local shop and ask them to design a custom tattoo for you often are limited to only the two artists or so that work at that parlor. Sure this is okay but if you think about it only two artists is pretty limiting. Each tattoo artist has their own unique style it is after all. So you are limited to getting the look and feel of the tattoos artists that work in the shop.