Long Beach, California has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Still Life Tattoo, Outer Limits Tattoo, Dream Jungle Tattoo, Skanvas Tattoo, Port City Tattoo, and Madball Tattoos, Long Beach is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 467,900, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 122 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Long Beach. Google Places lists 1335 different tattoo shops in the Long Beach area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Outer Limits Tattoo currently boasts one of the best selection of artists in the area, featuring Ben Fitzgerald, Jeremiah Barba, Shay Bredimus, Brandon Flores, Kari Barba, Erika Jurkovic, Laura Wangerin, Yvonne LA, Ivana, and Nakota. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
By Josh Schonwald