Shading Tips Using a Magnum Tattoo Needle Our Pastimes

Use larger flat magnum shaders, such as an 11, to cover a larger area of the tattoo. For a smaller area, use a smaller flat magnum shader, such as a 5. Flat magnum shaders contain two rows of needles, with the top row having fewer needles than the bottom row. This allows the tattoo artist to provide shading without the effects of "lines" in the ...…