BE PREPARED FOR YOUR UPCOMING APPOINTMENT

Tattoo Prep

Be prepared for your tattoo appointment!


First off, thank you for choosing Skintricate Tattoo Company as your shop of choice!! You are about to receive a professional, safe, and sterile tattoo. Here is what you can do to be ready!

  1. Get a good night's rest.
  2. No excessive drinking the night before.
  3. Make sure to eat and drink before your appointment.
  4. Wear comfortable clothing for long appointments and feel free to bring snacks and non-alcoholic drinks to tide you over!
  5. Arrive 5 minutes before your appointment, to fill out necessary paperwork.
  6. Do not forget your photo ID, you must be 18 and up to get tattooed without parental consent.
  7. You can get tattooed at 16 and 17 with parental consent. Your parent must sign you in to your appointment to sign your consent form. Both YOU and your parent must present valid photo ID.
  8. Due to COVID and capacity restrictions, we must ask that you come to your appointment alone. No guests are allowed in the tattoo room, but unfortunately we also can't accommodate them in reception for the time being, sorry!
  9. We strive to provide a comfortable and safe tattooing environment. We generally have music or movies on and plenty of chatter. If you would like to drown out the noise, feel free to bring headphones with you to listen to your own music/movies on your phone!
  10. Please make sure to double, or triple, check the spelling, spacing, placement, sizing, etc. of your stencil before the tattoo begins and be sure to communicate with your artist about anything!
  11. If you have any changes, please email us at skintricate@gmail.com, or call. A little heads up is very helpful. Complete design changes ABSOLUTELY require notice, 48 hours prior to your appointment (or to your drawing date if you have one!), otherwise your deposit will be forfeited to the artists' time spent on your artwork. Last minute changes aren't forbidden, as we do want you to get what you want of course, however you will be required to put down a new deposit (or pay full price without a deposit) for the new design.
  12. If you need to reschedule, we require 48 hours notice, otherwise your deposit will be forfeited for the artists' time being lost. Please call the shop at 905-858-5055 to reschedule, we DO NOT reschedule via email. Please leave a voicemail if you don't reach us, they are timestamped.
  13. We accept cash, credit, and debit as payment. Please remember all products and services are subject to HST.
  14. Please feel free to download our free app for tattoo aftercare instructions at your fingertips always, as well as our loyalty program. Get 20% off your 10th tattoo appointment! Just open our app and present your phone to us at the counter when cashing out and we will give you a virtual stamp!
We greatly look forward to having you and hope you are excited about your upcoming tattoo! Please don’t hesitate to email or call us with any questions or concerns. See you soon!





Piercing Prep

Be prepared for your piercing appointment!


First off, thank you for choosing Skintricate Tattoo Company as your shop of choice!! You are about to receive a professional, safe, and sterile piercing. Here is what you can do to be ready! ​​

  1. Get a good night's rest.
  2. No excessive drinking the night before.
  3. Make sure to eat and drink before your appointment.
  4. Arrive 5 minutes before your appointment, to fill out necessary paperwork.
  5. Do not forget your photo ID, you must be 16 and up to get pierced without parental consent. 18 and up, with valid photo ID, for nipples and genitals.
  6. Minimum age limits WITH parental consent (parent must provide photo ID):
    • 5/6 for earlobes, birth certificate and/or passport required for child;
    • 12 for cartilage and nostril, birth certificate and/or passport required for child;
    • 14 for all other ear piercings and belly button
  7. Under 16, your parent must sign you in to your appointment to sign your consent form. Both YOU and your parent must present valid photo ID.
  8. Due to COVID and capacity restrictions, we must ask that you come to your appointment alone. No guests are allowed in the piercing room, but unfortunately we also can't accommodate them in reception for the time being, sorry!
  9. Please make sure to double, or triple, check the placement of your piercing before the Anna pierces you with a needle, and be sure to communicate with her about anything!
  10. If you need to reschedule, please call the shop at 905-858-5055. Please leave a voicemail if you don't reach us!
  11. Piercing aftercare is not included in the service. It is $15+tax on top of your piercing price.
  12. Basic jewellery is included in the prices on the price list. Titanium us $10 extra on top of the prices on the price list. White, yellow, and rose gold is available at the shop, prices vary depending on which you choose. We do not have an online catalog, as inventory changes way too quickly, however you can check it out when you arrive. Feel free to ask Anna or the counter staff for help!
  13. We accept cash, credit, and debit as payment. Please remember all products and services are subject to HST.
  14. Please feel free to download our free app for piercing aftercare instructions at your fingertips always, as well as our loyalty program! Get your 8th piercing free! Just open our app and present your phone to us at the counter when cashing out and we will give you a virtual stamp!
We greatly look forward to having you and hope you are excited about your upcoming piercing! Please don’t hesitate to email or call us with any questions or concerns. See you soon!





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