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What Designs are Best for Tattoo Cover ups & Re Piercing - Q&A In the Kitchen Ep 15

Q&A in the Kitchen Episode 15 - What Designs are Best for Tattoo Coverups & Re Piercing. Jack Lowe and Westley Dickerson from Skin Kitchen Tattoo and DaVo from the Axiom Body Piercing Studio discuss what goes into designing a tattoo to cover up an old unwanted tattoo. Also what is involved with re-piercing a piercing that has closed/ This in-depth discussion covers everything from what size works best to what colors and methods can be used to cover up an old tattoo and what the concerns are when re-piercing. 

Q&A in the Kitchen is a series where Professional Tattooist and Body Piercers discuss common subjects relating to the Body Arts. If you have a question that you would like us to cover in the future, please comment below or send an email to

For more information on the Skin Kitchen go to
To book a Tattoo Appointment email us at or call 515-255-4430

For more information on DaVo and the Axiom Body Piercing Studio go to

Contact DaVo at or by phone at 515-966-4814
If you would like to set up a Piercing Appointment go to and click on the "Book Now" button.

Coffee supplied by and brought to you in part by Death Before Decafe. For more information go to

Skin Kitchen Tattoo and The Axiom Body Piercing Studio are located at 3800 Douglas Ave./Des Moines, Iowa 50311
Tattoo hours are Thursday - Monday 1-8pm
Piercing hours are Thursday - Monday 2-8pm

This episode was shot using the following devices