To get tattoo's you need to be brave because there will be pain.

So, before deciding to get a  tattoo you need to be sure it is what you want.

According to celebrity tattoo artist, Shatta, who spoke to Bounce News, if you want to get a permanent tattoo, you do not need to become a 'science student' to fight the pain.

"A lot of people take a lot drugs when they come here, they take things like Codeine and Tramadol, just to take tattoo.

"You do not need all of that. Use your mind and a clear heart to get the tattoo.

"If you want to numb the place, we will get something to numb that place if you do not want to feel pain."

Shatta has worked on the likes of Davido, Wizkid, Diamond Platinumz, Ik Ogbonna and Tekno.

"People abroad who go to get tattoos want to feel pain.

"So, they go seat and get the pain. You cannot enjoy something without going trough stress.

"Every beauty has a struggle. When you get tattoos it has to be something you will cherish forever." he added.

Also while talking about getting new Tattoos he advises his clients not to pour water or scrub the surface of the  fresh tattoo the day its been done.

Abstain from sex for 21 days and apply Vaseline on the tattoo 5 times a day for the first few weeks.