[WATCH] “Blackout Tattoo’s” Are The Latest Trend In The Tattoo World

Tattoo’s have become the biggest trend over the past few decades. So many different opinions surround this type of artwork, but a new trend has taken the tattoo world by storm. Blackout tattoos are a trend picking up steam.



Blackout tattooing, a technique done by several tattoo artists, including Singapore-based Chester Lee, involves inking large portions of the skin solid black.

Lee, who has been a tattoo artist for over a decade, tells People Magazine that although he appreciates the art, these large works are definitely not for everyone.

“I had been suggesting the blackout tattoos for massive cover-ups, and slowly letting people see the beauty in black work,” the 29-year-old shares. “It’s an acquired taste.”

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