As a tattoo beginner, when you ask tattoo artist for help that how to start your tattoo career, generally then will tell you to buy some tattoo supplies to meet your tattoo requirement. And then you run to tattoo shop and then you feel confused to buy what kind of tattoo supplies. So if you really have such a trouble, i would like to tell you how to buy the tattoo supplies.
Firstly you should know to purchase major items and list them on a piece of paper. These include sterilization equipment and basic tattooing equipment such as tattoo guns, power supplies, foot switches, autoclaves, ultrasonic cleaners and tattoo furniture. And then you should find a reliable tattoo supplier. And you could purchase favorable tattoo suppliers from them.
After you ready all the necessary tattoo supplies, you should equip some basic tattoo suppliers,like needles, tubes and grips. You'll want to find a supplier that provides a variety of needles in different sizes and the tubes to fit these needles. You can also find those that sell needle and tube combos, especially if you're using disposables. And now you have bought the tattoo equipment, and then you should not ignored the tattoo ink. You may find that carrying more than one brand gives you the color choices you desire. There are also different sizes available from ½ ounce up to 4 ounces and 12 ounces or larger for black inks. And do not forget to keep other disposables stocked. Items such as ink caps, rubber bands and grommets for your tattoo machines, barrier film for covering tattoo furniture, green soap, gloves, stencil paper and applicators.
So now maybe you have know how to buy tattoo supplies, actually there is no specific order to prepare tattoo supplies. What i have sone just to make you more clear what to buy and will not forget something important. What’s more, what i want to emphasize is that you should know to be skilled tattoo artist not only need the painting technology but also a complete and superior tattoo suppliers.