Read about tattoos and piercings, body tattooing and piercing in teens and parenting teenagers who want tattoos and body decorations.

Tattoos and Piercings

Tattoos and piercing all over the body, other than ear lobes, is a difficult topic for parents to deal with. Teenagers with raging hormones often get swept off by raging trends and neglect the risks and permanence of the designs and that what may seem the ‘in’ thing today may make him look like a ‘weirdo’ in the future. Here are some tips that might help you in talking your kids out of their ‘tattoos and piercings’ phase:
If after all your efforts and reasoning, if your teen is still keen on going for certain body art or face jewelry, try to relax and hope that piercing marks will shrink with time and you may make your kids wear clothes that hide their tattoos when they go out with you.