161 Worthen St. Lowell MA 01854   (978)441-9292

Lowell Ink

Lowell Ink Custom Tattoo Studio

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How much do you charge?
A: We charge an hourly rate of $100, and we have a $50 shop minimum.

Q: Can I get a piercing?
A: We do not do piercings at this time.

Q: Can you tattoo eyebrows, or eyeliner? How about lips?
A: We are not permitted by the city of Lowell to do any cosmetic tattooing or facial tattooing.

Q: Can I make an appointment to talk to an artist?
A: Please stop in to brainstorm tattoo ideas with your preferred artist. Make an appointment only when you have a design ready and an artist who agrees to do the work.

Q: Can I bring my kids to an appointment?
A: No. Children are not allowed at the shop.

Q: Can I get a tattoo before I am 18 with a parent's consent, signature, or with my parent present?
A: It is illegal in Massachusetts to tattoo a minor, even with parental consent. We cannot tattoo anyone under the age of 18, or without a valid ID.

Q: I'm ready for a tattoo. Can I make an appointment online or by the phone?
A: You can call 978-441-9292 to schedule an appointment. A minimum deposit of $50 will be required to reserve your appointment time. This deposit will go towards the price of your tattoo, and is refundable up to 24 hours before your appointment. If you miss your appointment, you will lose your deposit.

Q: How much do you charge for a sleeve?
A: We charge $100 per hour, and the time the tattoo takes depends on the amount of detail and style. A sleeve can be a smiley face or a portrait, and pricing will vary based on the specific work. Please talk to your preferred artist for an estimate.

Q: I want a tattoo. Who do you recommend?
A: Please look at the artists' work portfolios- available on this website and at the shop. Style is a matter of personal choice, and we like all of our artists' work!