12 March 2016 Last updated at 00:08 GMT
In Cuba, tattoos used to be the domain of prostitutes, sailors and prisoners – but now body art is becoming more popular.
But there’s only one licensed shop on the island. It is becoming popular with tourists as well.
BBC’s Will Grant talked with the owner as well as some of Havana’s recently inked.
Filmed and edited by Alberto Moreno
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