Skip Nav

What to Know Before You Get a Hand or Foot Tattoo

Everything to Know Before Getting a Hand or Foot Tattoo, According to a Celebrity Tattooist

When thinking about your next tattoo, deciding on the design to get is only half the battle — the other half is landing on a placement. Hands and feet are ever-popular locations for tiny tattoos, but not all artists like to work on these areas. The reasoning behind this is multilayered, but in short, your hands and feet just don't make for the best, or longest-lasting, spots for body art. Still, we understand the appeal of getting a cool finger tat or Barbie sole ink.

Ahead, New York City-based celebrity tattoo artist Keith "Bang Bang" McCurdy explains what you should know before booking your appointment.

Latest Beauty