Best Tattoo Artists in Los Angeles

Why These Tattoo Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Los Angeles Tattoo Artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

American Electric Tattoo

American Electric Tattooing is a Los Angeles tattoo studio that was founded in 1999. The studio provides tattoos in a wide range of styles from single needle portraits to old school traditional tattoos. American Electric Tattoo is open seven days a week and provides services for walk-in customers as well as by appointment.

Los Angeles, CA 90026


Old Tradition Tattoo

Old Tradition Tattoo is a tattoo parlor in Los Angeles. Tattoo artists at this company specialize in different styles of tattoos such as Classic Americana, Black and Grey, Japanese, and Realism. Founder Chris Suicide! started tattooing in 2008, and established Old Tradition Tattoo in 2015. Since then, the company has welcomed two new artists, Frosty and Flavia. Chris and his team have designed tattoos of various shapes and sizes and can accommodate custom tattoo designs that fit their clients' preferences.

6601 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028

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Purple Panther Tattoos

Purple Panther Tattoos is a Los Angeles tattoo studio that was founded in 1991 and is currently owned by Graham Chaffee. The studio staff has over 60 years of combined tattooing experience and specializes in custom tattooing. The studio has been featured on the Discovery Channel, as well as in Inked, Savage, and Tattoo magazines.

Los Angeles, CA 90046


RicRoks Tattoos

RicRoks Tattoos is a full-service Los Angeles tattoo studio that was founded in 2008. The studio is open six days a week. RicRoks Tattoo’s tattoo artists have over 30 years of combined tattooing experience. The studio also offers piercing services for clients. The studio’s clients speak highly of the studio’s clean environment, as well as the patience, professionalism, and friendliness of the studio’s staff.

Los Angeles, CA 90042


Unbreakable Tattoo

Unbreakable Tattoo is a Studio City tattoo studio that was founded in 2008. The tattoo studio offers custom designed tattoos for clients and is open six days a week. Unbreakable Tattoo has a large staff of highly experienced tattoo artists who specialize in a wide range of tattooing styles.

Studio City, CA 91604


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