How To Dip Tattoo Needle In Ink?

How To Dip Tattoo Needle In Ink
Proper technique

  • Using small liners proper technique for putting people into the skin is
  • Get a stretch on the skin or area that you are planning on Tattooing
  • Get ink in needles and tubes by dipping and in ink cap.
  • Start your line with the machine tube set up 45- 60? off the skin surface
  • Only move forward with your liner. You will be pushing the needle against the back of


How does a tattoo needle slide in and out?

When the needle strikes the skin, it doesn’t so much a slide in as it does blow the skin apart to create an opening for the ink to enter. To bypass this some artists have lightened their stretch and kept the steep angle when tattooing.

How do you ink your needle tubes?

Dip your running gun into the ink well and let the ink fill the reservoir of your needle tube tip your now ready to apply some ink. Or just place the end of your tube in the ink well and do not run your gunthis will ensure you don’t fishhook your needles by bouncing them off your plastic ink cup.

How do you use disposable ink caps for tattoos?

Each color for the tattoo requires a separate ink cap. Fill the disposable ink caps with ink from the housing bottle. Avoid touching the inside or rim of the ink cap with the tip of the housing bottle to promote aseptic technique. Dip the needle in the color for the outline.