To feel the pain or no pain at all? Frequently asked question by everyone who wants to have a tattoo and even tattoo artists asks. Your tattoo will be placed in different areas that you want to see it, and it also means that there are different pains that you are about to experience. Some can handle the pain and some don’t. That’s one of the reasons why tattooists will give the option to the customer if he/she would like to use a numbing cream. Another reason why tattooists use numbing cream is that they know that it is very effective and would not give any effect to their work of art.
Some people say that the essence of having a tattoo is to feel the pain because it’s just like the soul of the artwork but others say that it’s not the pain but the beauty of the tattoo that is more important. Yes both of them have their own reasons but the same goal that they want to attain is to have a tattoo. In conclusion, the numbing cream is a tool for tattoo artists to do their work without all the hassles related to tattoo pain.