Ink: the trend we just can't rub off
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Tattoos seem to be more popular than ever, but is this simply because we can't get rid of them? My personal feeling is no, not at all – in fact, I feel optomistic enough to take this is a sign that society is progressing towards embracing individualism, and shunning the negative stigma's which have so long surounded decorative ink. Getting visible tattoos used to mean being an outcast, a rebel to society’s norms. Nowadays, it seems that almost everyone has an inking, whether it be a small quote or a whole sleeve, and it certainly doesn’t make you a bad person in the younger generation’s eyes. This lack of negative pre-judgement is a step in the right direction for a society so built up on looking as perfect as a Kardashian.
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