Siobhan Fields' tattoo, done aged 13
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Illegally tattooed at the age of 13

More young people than ever are trying to break the law to get a tattoo, which is illegal for anyone under 18 years old.

It is illegal for anyone under 18 to get a tattoo, but it is claimed more young people than ever are trying to break the law to get one.

Many are running the risk of infection or botched artwork by choosing disreputable or unlicensed parlours which do not run proper checks.

Tim Muffett reports.

  • 03 Feb
  • From the section UK