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It depends on your pain tolerance. Some say they hardly hurt, others say they're terribly painful. One way to find out.

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It also matters where you get it, the closer to the bone the less skin the more it hurts (like fingers or top of foot vs. bicep/triceps area).
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I agree with Dahlia there is no definite answer because it all depends on every person and how they react to pain.

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depends where on the body it is.. on the bone hurts more.. the arm doesn't really hurt nor meaty areas; ribs and back are probably the most painful..

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I agree with what the other 2 have said but I also hear it depends where on the body. I am the biggest baby when it comes to pain and I got one and would get another!

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Depends on the location and your pain tolerance.

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lower backis known for the most painful place to get a tattoo

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Enough to want more;)

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really bad

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I got one on my lower back & yes it stung some but nothing like I was afraid of. There's no bigger baby than me and I went back to add on to it and I'm going back to add more to it. I started with something small & simple. I recommend getting something small as to see if you can tolerate it then you can always add on. If it were that bad I never would of went back!

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For me it felt like an exacto knife cutting me, after awhile you get used to if, but at first it hurts. except when they hit a streach mark... omg! not sure if u have any but...omg... also certain parts like inner thigh, under mid arm and sensitive spots, places that tickel easily will sting like hell.

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Depends where ya get them. I have one on the top of my foot and it hurt bad. Buy I have one that goes down my butt cheek and that didn't hurt at all. It's more of an annoying pain then hurting pain. Almost like a sunburn.

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thats wats up. i like tats. let me check u out sometime.
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Depends on how big and vivid the tat may be.

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it feels like a needle being jabbed into you 500 times. so it pretty much tickles.

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It hurts on a scale of 80000000000000000

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Depends on what area of the body you get them, whether the tattoo artist knows what they're doing, and how high your tolerance for pain is. I am a tattoo artist and have over 30 tattoos myself and had 2 that hurt. One because it was on the top of my foot and the other because the person who did it was inexperienced and didn't use Vaseline to coat the area before starting and had his needle set wrong so it dug too deep into my skin. If it's done right and not in a really sensitive spot it feels like a cat scratching you and afterwards feels like a sunburn while healing. Not bad at all just make sure you go to someone who knows what they're doing.

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not so much,unless you want to have the forever tattoo ones,ouch.

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pain...

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It feels real good.

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Well.. For example, for me it was painful :( but I love my tattoo and it worth it imo!

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depending on where you get your tatoo the pain level varies the closer you are to the bone the more the pain

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not very much i have 2 and it matters about your softness of your skin so if your skin is soft it will hurt if its tense it will kinda hurt

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A lot my cousin got one and told me it hurt

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like a needle prick.

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they don't hurt at all

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it does not
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A LOT and i speak from experience

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i really dont know but i think they hurt more then dog bites

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wow...really general question. To be honest, it depends person to person. Least painful places to get them are: shoulders, inside forearm, back of the arm, and top of the thigh. Worst places would be: collar bone area, upper back, stomach, feet, hands, inner thighsand armpits/sides. In general only the first 15 minutes will you feel pain strong enough to actually maybe make you want to move. After that your body will go into a sort of shock and you should be fine. (hence why some artists say to drink something sugary like orange juice before you go so you wont get light headed or dizzy.) Some general tips are to relax, eat a lil before, and make sure you clean your tattoo when its finished and do not pick it when it scabs or else.

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infact it hurts alot, but is not good to be doing that......

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not at all

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not at all

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it depends on the part of body you get it on.

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what?
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Not that much...

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you need to shut up bitch
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Not at all. I have over 15 tattoos all over my body,I guest Im just use to pain.

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a lot

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not at all

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like sooo much

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very very very very very very very very very very very very hurt muchhhhhhhhhhhhhh

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Bad

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they dont

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i agree with the first question by Dahlia

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not very hurtfuL

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alot.

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no not really my dad is a tattoo artist and he has tattoos all over and he said that none of um hurted

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Dude Not bad at all i'm a bad ass trust me

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ummmm it depends on where you get them

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it all depends on what and how it was made.

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on a scale from one to ten... about a 5

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alot

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not that bad but bring something to bite down on just in case

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it depends on where it is,if its on a soft skin are then it will hurt,but if its on a tougher skin area then it probalbe wont hurt as much.

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it don't hurt that much it depends where u getting it at

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a lot

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it depends on where you get it !

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Depends where it is put but they DO HURT for awhile then ya kinda get numb-that takes about TEN minutes.DO NOT DRINK BEFORE !!! It only hurts for awhile.XOXO KIM

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mine was on my right shoulder it felt like someone was writing on me with a pen really hard

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a lot

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a lot do not get one !!!!!!!!!!!!!

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It hurts but you can tell me how big or little and i can tell you more!!

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I only want to get like a 3 inch butterfly on a thigh
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Honestly not that much, for me it felt like a little sting but when it got over the bone that's when it bothered me the most.

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they hurt only if you get them!!!!!OUCH!!!!!

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I haven't gotton one but my cousin did and said it was pretty painful, but worth it which I disagree

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not too much but enough that it hurts......its alright=]

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really bad like a nail is harmed in your back.

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true it depends whos geting the tatoo and what pain they have but if it really hurt like really bad and cauzes pain then they wouldent of made it up it would probrably be againts the law if it hurt that bad alright this is puppysrule telling u peace people im answering difrent questions oh and p.s. im a girl omg lol

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omg alot lika ahhhhhh for eah tattoo
(not getting a tattoo when im older!!!!)

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Very Much

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alot

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a lot

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uh maybe it hurts to where you need to put some cream on it and you should not get it stays on forever

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doesnt hurt that bad my step sister got three done and shes addicted to it i heard it only really hurt down by the spine or under Ur foot.

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it depends on the location

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