I was reading a blog post recently on Bustle that aimed to list ’10 Timeless Tattoos that will be cool your whole life’ – and it made me think about whether there was really such a thing as a timeless tattoo (as well as making me think what a bold claim it was to list them!)…

Recently we attended a talk on developments in Laser Tattoo Removal when we were introduced to the fairly unattractive concept of the ‘exploding tattoo’.  One moment we’re looking at standard ‘before and after’ shots of successful tattoo removal, the next we’re looking at tattoo removal where the skin has blistered and burned, and the tattoo has…