Tattoos are way more than just ink in skin. They oftentimes tells stories of childhood memories, obstacles overcome, and lessons learned. The many intricacies of tattoos tell deeper stories that are unable to be conveyed through words. They speak of sadness, happiness, and life. Swedish celebrity tattoo artist Miryam Lumpini brings those stories to life through ink.
To hear those stories firsthand, I got to chat with the expert of ink about the controversy of white tattoos, her exciting new collaboration, and what goes into the skin-care regimen of someone covered in art. Let's just say, she's as badass as she seems on Instagram.
One of her most notable clients, Slick Woods, just made headlines with her adorable white-ink snowflake face tattoo.
If you've checked out Woods' Instagram recently, you've probably noticed her newest and most unique white tattoo. We have Lumpini to thank for the brand-new icy ink.
"Every snowflake is unique like she is so I was very excited to do it," Lumpini said. "Also, since she’s a model and she likes face tattoos, I thought the snowflake made sense. She still likes her tattoos to be in color [and for] some of them to be more subtle, so I figured a snowflake in white would be so cute because of its smaller details. I’m excited to see how it looks once it’s completely healed, and I can see if we’re going to have to touch it up or not!"
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