Whether you want design inspiration from a seasoned tattoo veteran — or you want to hire them for an influencer campaign — these tattoo influencers, artists and aficionados offer an entertaining yet informative glimpse into the world of ink.
Tattoo influencers showing their ink
Christian Crittenden — christiancrittend
Christian is a Newport Beach-based tattoo artist who takes his 564.1K TikTok followers on an entertaining journey behind the scenes at his job. Christian uses the latest TikTok trends to educate his followers on the world of tattoos, where he keeps his clients relaxed by smiling and dancing.
Megan Massacre — megan_massacre
Megan co-owns a tattoo shop in New York City, along with an online tattoo academy for beginners and advanced artists. Megan’s lifelike designs range from Baby Yoda to pets and look more like photos than tattoos. She also posts about her pregnancy and travels around New York for her 1.4M followers on Instagram.
Sydney Smith — sydsmithhhtattoo
This New Jersey-based tattoo artist specializes in fine lines, florals and intricate details. Sydney fell in love with drawing at a young age, which led her to her passion for tattooing. Her 855.6K TikTok followers especially love her videos showing delicate tattoo work on hands and fingers.
Miryam Lumpini — miryamlumpini
The Los Angeles-based “witch doctor,” as Miryam calls herself, became interested in tattooing after studying graphic design. Miryam was also featured in Netflix’s “Tattoo Redo,” where she helped transform a tattoo disaster into a beautiful coverup design. Her 315K Instagram followers enjoy her bold, colorful tattoos and also follow along with her family adventures.
Edward Best — poch_arts
Edward specializes in tattoo realism, with lifelike designs that look three-dimensional. The California-based artist also travels around the country and internationally to offer his tattoo services. His 143K Instagram followers especially love his designs based on pop culture.