3629 N Harlem Ave.
Owned and operated by Kidd Joe, an award-winning tattoo artist with more than two decades in the industry, The Tat Cave employs a staff of veteran artists, each with more than 10 years experience. Located on Chicago’s northwest side, The Tat Cave is quickly becoming a favorite shop among tattoo and piercing enthusiasts. Known for having some of the most reasonable prices in the city, The Tat Cave’s studio is bright, clean and welcoming with a friendly staff. The Tat Cave has a parking lot and is insanely close to public transportation, as well.
1514 N. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
If you’re in the market for a new piercing but the idea of going to a tattoo shop doesn’t appeal to you, then Identity Body Piercing is for you. Rather than a small area in a tattoo shop designated for piercings, that’s all they do at Identity Body Piercing. Located in the trendy Wicker Park area, Identity Body Piercing’s staff will help you pick out the perfect piece of jewelry to suit your personal style, and then even serve you a cup of coffee while the piece you choose is sterilized. In addition to the body jewelry and piercing service, they’re also a clothing boutique — it’s one-stop shopping when looking to create a new look!
1062 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60642
When walking into Insight Studios on Milwaukee Avenue, you might momentarily forget where you are and think you’ve just wandered into a modern art museum instead. Insight Studios is bright, beautiful and decorated with a glass block and vivid colors, and also happens to be a favorite place in Chicago when looking for a new piercing or tattoo. The first studio in Chicago to be recognized by The Association of Professional Piercers, Insight Studios religiously adheres to the highest industry standards. Located in Chicago’s West Town area, Insight Studios prides themselves on their highly experienced and professional piercers.
Chicago Ink Tattoo & Body Piercing
3200 N Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60618
With regularly scheduled hours available, as well as appointment options available for special needs, Chicago Ink Tattoo & Body Piercing aims to fully accommodate both new and return customers. Set in Chicago’s Avondale area and close to public transportation, Chicago Ink Tattoo & Body Piercing specializes in all kind of piercings and microdermals and has created a clean, relaxed atmosphere in their shop. A full list of piecing options and services are listed on the website with prices, as well as specials and coupons. Customers even receive a free T-shirt with a $100 purchase.
15105 S. Cicero Ave.
Oak Forest, IL 60452
Also known as the Native Rituals Tattoo and Party Emporium, Native Rituals without a doubt sounds like one of the most fun places in the Chicagoland area to get a piercing or new tattoo! Located in near-by Oak Forest, Native Rituals employs a skilled selection of quality artists with years of experience and various artistic backgrounds. A member of the Association of Professional Piercers, Native Rituals is dedicated to the health and safety standards. Super clean and professional with rave reviews, Native Rituals is worth the trek to Oak Forest when looking for a new piercing or jewelry.