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Bethesda Tattoo

Bethesda Tattoo is a piercing and tattoo parlor that has served clients in Bethesda for over 10 years. Appointments are not required, and walk-ins are welcomed. The company has done tattoos in all different styles and has a wide selection of designs. Custom tattoos are also available, and tattoo artists are prepared to execute a variety of styles. The artists at Bethesda Tattoo have over 50 years of combined experience and follow strict healthcare regulations for the safety of the customer. Body piercings are done with high-quality jewelry, and gold, silver, and gemstones are available for purchase. Bethesda Tattoo was named the "best place to get tattooed" by The DC City Paper.

8227 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814

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Exposed Temptations Tattoo

Exposed Temptations Tattoo is a piercing and tattoo parlor that has been serving Manassas clients since 1994. The shop is a leader in body modification and has led the industry in cleanliness and safety standards. Appointments are not necessary but are suggested for custom tattoos, and more complicated pieces. A non-refundable deposit is mandatory to reserve an appointment. Customers can have peace of mind knowing that the facility is sanitary and maintained with expert health standards. The artists work by commission, and tips are appreciated. Exposed Temptations Tattoo offers an apprentice program for both tattooing and body piercing.

8686 Liberia Avenue, Manassas, VA 20110

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Ricks Tattoos Studio

Rick's Tattoos is an Arlington tattoo and piercing studio that has been rated the best tattoo studio for five consecutive years. All types of piercings are available, and the price list is posted online. The company designs custom made tattoo machines, customized frames, and hand wrapped coils for fellow tattoo artists. Rick's Tattoos was the first licensed tattoo parlor in Northern Virginia and has been serving clients for over 30 years.

Arlington, DC 22207


Damascus Tattoo Company

Damascus Tattoo Company is a piercing and tattoo company in Damascus. The company has award-winning tattoo artists who have received national recognition. Clients can book an appointment with one of six artists, or the body piercer on staff. Damascus Tattoo Company has an Instagram account that customers can peruse for tattoo inspiration, and to see past work. T-Shirts and art prints are available for sale on the site.

Damascus, MD 20872


Embassy Tattoo

Embassy Tattoo is a Washington tattoo parlor that offers piercing, tattooing, and art. The company specializes in realism, color, black and white tattoos, script, and other styles. Embassy Tattoo has artists that specialize in piercing and work with clients to create unique body art. Each artist is passionate about creating beautiful work, and can work with any style of tattoo. Customers can also choose traditional, Japanese, tribal, and cover-up styes. Embassy Tattoo focuses on exceptional customer service and works to make every client feel as comfortable as possible.

1762 Columbia Road Northwest, Washington, DC 20009

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Tattoo Paradise

Tattoo Paradise is a Washington tattoo parlor with three locations in Washington, Rockville, and Wheaton. Tattoo Paradise has in-house tattoo artists who are world-famous, and sometimes has guest artists who are nationally and internationally known. Walk-ins are welcome. Customers can purchase t-shirts, banners, and gift certificates through the company's website, and body piercings are also available. Tattoo Paradise has been featured in magazines like Tattoo Energy, and Tattoo Life.

Washington, DC 20009


Laughing Hyena Tattoos

Laughing Hyena Tattoos is a piercing and tattoo parlor in Washington DC. It is the only tattoo shop in DC with a five-star rating on Yelp, and it won second place for Best Tattoo Shop in DC from the Washington City Paper. The artists at Laughing Hyena Tattoos offer a wide spectrum of experiences and style types, including realism, cross-hatch, and indigenous designs. Body piercing types and prices are posted online, beginning at $50. Interested customers can follow Laughing Hyena Tattoos on Instagram to see past work.

Washington, DC 20010


Fatty's Tattoos & Piercings

Fatty's Tattoos is a Washington company that has provided tattoo and body piercings since 1994. The company provides custom tattoos, high-quality body jewelry, permanent makeup, and cosmetic tattoos. The artists are mixed media artists with in-depth experience and award winning designs that are displayed throughout the shop. Fatty's Tattoos exclusively carries jewelry from BVLA, Anatometal, Gorilla Glass, Neometal, and SM316. The shop only uses internally threaded jewelry for high quality piercing results. Customers can join the Fattynews mailing list to enter contests for free tattoos and gift certificates. The company won the Best Tattoo Parlor award from Reader's Choice Best of DC and has been featured in The Washington Post, NPR, Newsweek, Fox & Friends, Inked Magazine, Tattoo Magazine.

1333 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20036

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Globe Electric

Globe Electric is a tattoo parlor in Washington that has been serving clients since 1993. Clients can schedule a free initial consultation to discuss the potential tattoo, and receive a time and price estimate. Wait time varies between three to twelve weeks based on the complication level. Some walk-ins are available. Customers can schedule an initial consultation to discuss new tattoos in detail, give measurements for the design, and get an estimate on the cost and time necessary. Globe Electric does tattoo touch-ups that are typically free of charge. Customers can check out past tattoos on the Globe Electric Instagram account.

Washington, DC 20011


The Tattooery

The Tattooery is a tattoo and piercing shop located in College Park, Maryland. They specialize in custom one-of-a-kind tattoos with no duplicates. Body piercing is performed by a trained professional piercer and conducted in a sterile environment with medical grade surgical steel. They shop also features an art gallery featuring local artists who use a wide variety of mediums, including watercolor, wood burning, photography, and sculpture.

College Park, MD 20740