You might be surprised to find out that piercing is actually an ancient form of expression that most cultures have practiced at some time or other for thousands of years. Egyptian body piercing reflected status and love of beauty
Name tattoos can be extremely personal and meaningful. If they are the names of your children or grandchildren, or even nieces or nephews, or a beloved pet, …
A belief goes that if a girl can't take the pain of tattooing, she is un-marriageable, because she will never be able to deal with the pain of child birth. If a boy can't deal with the pain he is considered to be a bad risk as a warrior, and could become isolated from the tribe.
Whereas with your local tattoo parlor the artist doesn't have to compete for your business with other artists and often will not work as hard to please you with the design. All of these factors help in getting the perfect custom tattoo design of your dreams.