BODY PIERCING POLICIES

At Cactus Tattoo, our staff is dedicated to provide you with the best service, in a positive, friendly and safe environment. It is our goal to continually improve the quality of our work and ensure customer satisfaction.

AGE REQUIREMENTS

In conjunction with Minnesota State Law: All customers must be at least 18 years old for all of the following piercings. LIP, LABRET, UPPER LABRET, MONROE, ANGEL, TONGUE, NIPPLES, HOOD, LABIA, PRINCE ALBERT, FRENUM and SEPTUM

You must be at least 16 years old and accompanied by a parent or legal guardian for the following piercings:
NAVEL, EYEBROW, NOSTRIL, INDUSTRIAL, ROOK, DAITH, CONCH, HELIX, FORWARD HELIX, SNUG, TRAGUS, LOBES*
*Lobes may be pierced on children who are at least 8 years old and accompanied by parent or legal guardian. It is up to our piercer to decide whether or not the child is ready for the responsibility of taking care of a piercing. Children who do not seem up to the challenge may be turned away.

All minors must come with a parent or legal guardian and provide proper identification. . If the LAST NAMES and/or ADDRESSES on their identification cards do not match more information will be required: a piece of mail, proof of residence, birth certificate, or insurance cards. The parent or legal guardian is also required to sign the consent form provided by Cactus Tattoo. Court documented guardianship papers are required if accompanying adult is not a parent. Parent or legal guardian and minor must also bring required identification stated below:


REQUIRED IDENTIFICATION

If you would like to receive a piercing you MUST present one of the following VALID forms of identification:

  1. State-issued driver’s license or state-issued identification card
  2. Passport
  3. Resident alien card
  4. Military identification card issued by the United States Department of Defense
  5. Tribal identification card

If your state ID or driver’s license is expired you MUST bring the yellow/renewal papers with you. If you do not bring one of these forms of identification you will not get pierced. No exceptions. Social Security Cards, insurance cards, school IDs, and birth certificates do not qualify as valid IDs.

FOR MINORS GETTING LOBE PIERCINGS ONLY


Minor’s Birth Certificate with Parent’s Valid ID stated above.
Anyone under the age of 18 is required by Minnesota state law to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian

DRUGS AND ALCOHOL

Our piercers, at Cactus Tattoo, will not pierce anyone obviously intoxicated or under the influence of drugs or alcohol. We reserve the right to deny service to any one we believe to be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. This is for your safety as well as the safety of our body piercers.