Recent Posts by Nick Maiella

Cover up tattoos

Want To Cover Up a Tattoo that Your Really Not Happy With? It's common to get a tattoo that may have not been thought out. Its also common to have a tattoo that has really faded or that does not really reflect what you would like your body art to look like. In fact, many…
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Covering and Old Tattoo Advice

Advice about Covering Bad Tattoos and how you can make them brand spanking new! Doing a good cover up is not easy. On many cover-ups you are able to still see a little hint of the old tattoo behind the brand new one. That is actually normal. Some cover-ups are usually over very darker or…
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Royal Flesh Tattoo & Piercing-Great gift giving ideas!

ONLY A FEW DAYS LEFT! If your looking for that Perfect Gift for Someone Special - Royal Flesh has what your looking for... A Unique Gift that says something! Over the next few weeks we will be running weekly SPECIAL offers on: Our Complete line of Jewelry Cover up tattoos and new tattoos Paintings, Sculptures…
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CBS Best Piercing Shops in Chicago

We recently got the  spotlight shined on us by CBS. Mention the CBS, Best Places To Get Piercings In Chicago and get 10% off jewelry :DDD Royal Flesh was in the top five place to go.
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October is always a fun month for us here at RF. We get to decorate the shop with spooky things and non stop horror movies, but our favorite part is the October flash sale we do every year. Halloween flash will start at $40 and up 
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Guest artist Neil Humphrey

Guest artist Neil Humphrey will be here at Royal Flesh.     Neil will be in the windy city starting October 16 thru the 18, He's coming up from San Antonio, Texas. Neil has a bold color neo traditional style. If you want to set up an appointment with Neil Humphrey hit us up at . We have…
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Friday The 13TH Full Moon Tattoo Party

6/13/14 join us at Royal Flesh Tattoo we are having a Friday The 13TH Full Moon tattoo party at the shop. Stop by for a #13 dollar #13 tattoo. Plenty of original ‪#‎Thirteen‬ designs to chose from or bring your own. (Not All Tattoos will be 13 Dollars. Subject to artist discretion) This is a…
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Guest Artist: Jessie Coccia

Jessie will becoming to Royal Flesh all the way from Penngrove, CA from Valkyrie Tattoo. Jessie will be taking appointments 5/30 - 6/5 sent an Email to You guys can also check out more of her tattoo work at jessietattoos.comAnd the Instagram can be found at @jessie_coccia
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Mom Tattoo

Eric is the best son ever ! How great is it to show your mom that you're the best colorer  ever !!!!  lol and you can totally color with in the lines. There's a lot of prep work that goes in to tattoo the most important women of your life. Erics' Mom,  Marguerite was nervous…
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