Proudly serving the Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati area since 2005. Here at Asylum Tattoo & Body Piercing, we believe that tattoos and piercings are a form of self-expression and art. Our skilled artists specialize in American traditional, black and grey realism, and graphic realism, and are dedicated to bringing your unique vision to life.
But it's not just about artistry – your safety and comfort are top priorities for us. We follow strict cleanliness and hygiene practices in our studio, ensuring that every visit to Asylum Tattoo & Body Piercing is not only about creativity but also about feeling safe.
For those interested in body piercings, we're equally committed to providing a great experience. We know that a piercing can be more than just an accessory – it can be a way to show who you are. We offer a range of high-quality jewelry options because we understand that proper healing and looking good go hand in hand. Our goal is to make sure your piercings heal well and look fantastic.
Here at Asylum we have a crew of amazing Tattooers with over a half-century of experience between them. We specialize in American traditional, black and grey realism, graphic realism, and custom work.
Smaller pieces are priced by the piece. Larger work varies per artist, but is typically $200/hr. We do require a $100 non-refundable deposit on all tattoo appointments.
Booking an appointment
Coming into the shop is typically the best way to go about booking, it gives us the opportunity to meet you and understand your vision and goals!
You can also feel free to shoot us a message via our shop Facebook or email.
Here are a few things to have ready when it's time to contact us!
Any reference art that will help us understand what you're wanting to get tattooed
Know approximate size (in inches) and location of your desired tattoo
Realistic expectations! We're here to give you a tattoo that will look good now and into the future, so there are some size and detail constraints that we may need to work within
Preparing for your tattoo appointment
Bring a snack and a sugary drink
Make sure you eat before the appointment
Wear comfy clothing that exposes the tattoo area
Take a shower beforehand
Bring your phone charger and headphones
Ask for breaks when you need them!
At our studio, you can feel confident that you will receive the highest quality service. Our piercer Joey has over 17 years of experience and is known for his patient, kind demeanor, attention to detail, and aseptic technique. He takes pride in providing professional and safe piercing services.
All piercings are performed with ASTM F-136 implant grade titanium, ASTM F-138 implant grade stainless steel, and nickel free 14k gold.
Piercing prices vary depending on the jewelry you choose to be pierced with.
To book an appointment for a piercing, jewelry change, or for any piercing related questions you can reach out directly to Joey via his instagram/email or call the shop at 859-431-7546.
Preparing for your piercing appointment
Bring a sugary drink
Make sure to eat before your appointment
Wear comfy clothing that will allow you to comfortably expose the piercing area (where applicable)