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Submitted by DaVo on 31 October 2022

In Q&A in the Kitchen Season 4, Episode 10, Jack Lowe, Jimmy St John, and DaVo answer questions submitted by our YouTube viewers about using topical anesthetic and numbing creams when getting a tattoo and what are the most & least popular piercings at our studio.

  1. Alexandra I - "How common is the use of topical numbing agents like lidocaine for tattooing? I’ve heard it talked about, but it doesn’t seem common with artists."
  2. mars nova - "what’s your most popular and least popular piercing at your piercing shop?"

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n this episode, our panel is DaVo from Axiom Body PIercing -, Jimmy St John, and Jack Lowe from Skin Kitchen Tattoo -

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To book a Tattoo Appointment email us at or call 515-255-4430

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Contact DaVo at or by phone at 515-966-4814
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Skin Kitchen Tattoo and The Axiom Body Piercing Studio are located at 3800 Douglas Ave./Des Moines, Iowa 50311
Tattoo hours are Thursday - Monday 1-8 pm
Piercing hours are Thursday - Monday 2-8 pm

All footage was filmed using a Canon EOS 80D - with Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM Lens -, Canon EOS R - with Canon EF 24-70mm f/4L IS USM Lens - and Canon EOS M50 - with Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 is STM Lens - All Recorded Live with Blackmagic ATEM Mini Pro -

Audio - Recorded with Zoom PodTrak P8 - with Shure MV7 USB Podcast Microphones -

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