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The true story of Jessie Knight, Britain’s first professional female tattooist

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Emma Watson advertises for ‘help’ after tattoo mishap at the Oscars

“I would like to take you up on this job opportunity?”

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37 incredibly discreet and beautiful feminist tattoos

From quotes to symbols, ink to kick gender inequality to the curb

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30 intricate and tiny cuticle tattoos to inspire your next inking

These are insanely beautiful

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40 beautifully delicate and small helix tattoos to inspire you

It’s the cool new place to get your next inking

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Sophia Bush’s new tattoo has a fascinatingly deep meaning behind it

The actor’s an astrophysics buff: who knew?

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Lena Dunham explains how health issues inspired new tattoos

“Been tatting myself up like crazy this month”

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Armpit tattoo designs are here to inspire you

Pit-ink is here for the long-haul

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People are getting this tattoo in honour of Manchester attack victims

And Ariana Grande has broken her silence on the bombing

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Countryfile’s Ellie Harrison on having scarification for her partner

“We’re not married, but this was my great offering to him”

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New study reveals why tattoos should be valued in the workplace

Research suggests that employers shouldn't discriminate against people with ink.

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From Heidi Klum's Halloween prep to Liv Tyler's sweet mother-daughter snap

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Lupita Nyong'o gets snap happy while Gwyneth leaves clean eating behind

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These tattoos tell your smartphone how drunk you are

They could be used to help prevent drink driving

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Delicate and chic tattoos inspired by children's books

Minimalist and whimsical designs

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See how this woman got 11 tattoos in one week

Accelerated ink

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