FAQ / AFTERCARE

AFTER CARE Q & A just for you:

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Please keep the rap on for at least two hours this stops any ink pass on to clothes and dirt come in etc.
Yes you can take a hot shower and let the tattoo rinse for a minimum of 30 seconds if needed. We can provide Detal antibacterial soap or please use a mild liquid soap, but no more than twice a day.
When your tattoo is dry, use “Tattoo Goo” (or a fragrance-free lotion) and apply two/three times a daily. Stay away from any public pools for the first two weeks. If you have any questions regarding how your tattoo is healing, please contact the studio.

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Do you offer body piercing?

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Yes, we have two fully qualified pierce artist, one male & female. Each one qualified in bladed needles and no bleed cannula body piercing methods.

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How do I schedule an appointment for a consultation?

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Always best in person we can do over Facebook/web but a simple Tattoo consultations is FREE and no appointment is necessary. You are welcome to stop by whenever it is convenient for you to discuss your tattoo even call us on 01928 246247 .

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How do I schedule a walk-in appointment?

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The term walk-in means that no appointment is needed, because services are available without prior arrangement. We are a Walk-In studio, and tattoo on a first come first served basis, from open to close six days a week, we can arrange sundays but via appointment only.

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I know I want a tattoo/piercing, but I don’t know what I want. Can you tell me what to get?

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NO. We are happy to make suggestions, but we can not tell you what to get.we have a “think before you ink” policy.
We are happy to point you in the direction of what will work, look best as a tattoo/piercing, and draw/dot once you have a solid idea of what you would like. You just have to tell us what you want.

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Do I get to choose my artist for tattoo or piercing?

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We are currently recruiting a second tattoo artist so this will soon be an option for tattoo’s. For piercings you have the choice between Terry or Tracy.

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Do I have to have a drawing ready for when I come in?

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We have computer and flash to help guide a clear idea of what you want, also any photo reference you have will be helpful.

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Is there Free parking?

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Our studio is located under Terry’s Boutique which is in Runcorn shopping centre with over 1,600 free parking spaces to choose from.

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What forms of payment do you accept?

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We accept cash, and all major debit cards. You are welcome to split your payment between cash & card. We do not offer cash back, but we do sell vouchers pre-hand for work to be undertaken.

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How much will my tattoo cost?

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We do not offer any pricing over the phone or email. Estimates are only provided for 30 days only.

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What is your minimum for a tattoo?

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All tattoos start at £20. Final price is dependent on size, detail in the design, location of the body where it will be placed, and finally whether it is done in colour. Our artists do have an hourly rate, but tattoos can be priced by the piece if needed.

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What is your phone number/address/email?

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105 Bridge Walk (under Terry’s Boutique), Runcorn shopping centre, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 2BY
Studio line: 01928 246247
Email: Info@tridenttattoo.co.uk
(Some questions can only be answered in person).

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When are you opened?

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We try to operate 10am – 6pm six days a week (Monday-Saturday) though we have been known to stay open later.
Like most other businesses, we are closed on certain holidays. We always announce when we will be closed, our Facebook is the best way to keep informed.

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How early should I come?

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Being here a few minutes early is fine. There really is no need to camp out waiting for us to open, although we have drink machine and snacks if needed.

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Are you wheelchair accessible?

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Yes/No, we can make special arrangements for this as were on basement (ground level) give us a call we can see to do our best.

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Can I come by the shop even if I don’t want a tattoo?

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Yes. we’re totally open to the public, pop in see the atmosphere or the merchandise range ideal gifts!.

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Whats the age for a tattoo/piercing?

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UK law for an individual must be at least eighteen years of age, we have a challenge 25 in process so if under 25 please don’t be offended as we need to see Photographic ID to get a tattoo. No exceptions.

Piercing its different:
Basic ear lobes: 3 years+
Upper ears, helix, daith, rook: 11 years+
Navel: 12/13 years + (depends on how formed the navel is)
Nose, scaffold, Tongue: 13/14 years+
Male/female nipple’s, lip, face, septum, dermal, surface: 16 years+
Rest of body: 18+

Yes, although we pierce under 18’s we need a parent/guardian to be present and counter sign the conceit forms at the time of piercing to please.