Dark Heart Tattoo

Crystal Lake's premiere custom tattoo & piercing studio

Welcome to Dark Heart!  
We are Crystal Lake's premiere custom tattoo & piercing studio located at 448 W Terra Cotta Ave (176). 
Unlike other street shops who worry about getting you in and out of the door, we take pride in spending the necessary time needed on your individual custom design, leaving you with permanent body art you can be proud of.
We craft strictly custom individual designs for individual collectors. Our comfortable studio is the perfect creative environment to create beautiful custom body art for you!  
Please call (815) 893 4655 to set up a consultation or to schedule an appointment.  

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  • Wash you hands before you touch your tattoo.
  • Remove any bandages about two hours after being tattooed. 
  • Wash with a miild bar or soft soap twice a day.
  • Either air-dry or pat gently with a clean towel. 
  • No heavy soaking and keep out of the sun for one month after being tattooed.
  • Feel free to use any unfragranced, undyed lotions after about one week.
  • If you have any further questions, feel free to call (815) 701 2543