Hand poke | Stick and Poke
is one of the most ancient and pure tattoo techniques in the world.
A steril needle is attached to a handle. With this tool you insert the tattoo ink into the skin.
Dot by dot by dot...
For a few years...
hand poking, a nearly forgotten tattoo technique, has become more and more popular again, often under new names like Stick and Poke or bamboo tattoo.
Names change but the technique remains the same.
A sterile tattoo needle is attached to a handle. With this tool you insert the tattoo ink into the skin as you set every dot separately you can create very delicate designs blending in with your skin, as well as rough and strong appearing tattoos. The traditional tattoo technique of hand poking is less invasive compared to machine tattoos, it is less painful and the healing prozess is much quicker. Considering this, a handpoked tattoo might be a good choice for you Bali tattoo as you can get your travel tattoo and still enjoy the pleasures of a cooling dip in the pool or Bali sea.