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  • Tattooed icons: the badass women of tattooing who paved the way

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    Tattooed icons: the badass women of tattooing who paved the way

    We're obsessed with tattooed women from the past. So we're shining a spotlight on the tattooed women who paved the way – from the first female tattooists to circus performers and artists making radical feminist statements... this is tattoo herstory.

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    Tattooed icons: the badass women of tattooing who paved the way
  • Guide To Mastectomy Tattoos

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    Guide To Mastectomy Tattoos

    Every year, around 55,000 women in the UK are diagnosed with breast cancer. One of the most therapeutic ways to reclaim the body after surgery can be a mastectomy tattoo...

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    Guide To Mastectomy Tattoos
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    Maud Wagner: America's first female tattoo artist

    Maud was an aerialist and contortionist, and at the 1904 St. Louis World Fair, she made a deal with a tattoo artist named Gus Wagner. She agreed to go out on a date with him, as long as he promised to teach her how to tattoo. 

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    Maud Wagner: America's first female tattoo artist

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