When Thomas Edison invented the autographic printer for engraving, he probably didn't imagine it would inspire the tattoo machine Samuel O'Reily created in the late 1800s. Think you know about tattoos? Take our quiz to put your knowledge to the test.
What common piece of equipment does a tattoo machine resemble and sound like?
a dental drill
an electric razor
A person who gives tattoos is often referred to as what?
Which layer of skin is tattoo ink injected into?
epidermis, the outer layer
dermis, the second layer
hypodermis, the inner layer
Which tattoo machine part isn't single use?
In addition to parts of the tattoo machine, what else should the tattoo artist sterilize?
the client's skin
the work area
Existing tattoo designs displayed in the tattoo shop are known as what?
What is the first part of the tattooing process?
What are uneven areas of color in a tattoo called?
What symptom can occur during and immediately following tattooing?