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Yes we are open but...

Skin Kitchen Tattoo and The Axiom Body Piercing Studio will be re-opening on Saturday, May 16th, 2020 for Tattoos and Piercings by Appointment only and with some restrictions. Both will be operating with our normal hours listed below. 

The Following Restrictions will be applied:

  1. We are only tattooing and piercing by appointment.

  2. Only the person with the appointment will be allowed inside. Unless you have mobility issues and require assistance. If you are a minor child getting pierced, please bring a guardian.

Face Tattoos & Extreme Body Modifications - Q&A In the Kitchen Podcast S03 EP01

Submitted by DaVo on Sun, 01/24/2021 - 15:38

In Q&A in the Kitchen Season 3, Episode 1, with Jack Lowe, Westley Dickerson, Jimmy St John, and DaVo, react and discuss facial tattoos, extreme piercings, and more extreme forms of Body Modification.

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

Face, Neck & Hand Tattoos Pros & Cons by a Tattoo Artist EP 08

Submitted by DaVo on Mon, 09/30/2019 - 15:22
Westley Dickerson of Skin Kitchen Tattoo covers the Pros & Cons of getting Face, Neck and Hand Tattoos in Episode 8

This is the 8th episode in the Youtube Series Pros and Cons by a Tattoo Artist. Tattoo Artist Westley Dickerson of Skin Kitchen Tattoo in Des Moines covers the Pros and Cons of Color Tattoos. This series is designed for those that are new to Tattooing. This episode covers 5 advantages and 5 disadvantages of getting a color tattoo.