Mack said he has been booked until 2022, and that his employees have been booked for about three months.
Financial experts believe that interest in tattoos is a positive sign for the economy.
Reilly White, professor of finance at UNM, said, “Consumer confidence has increased. Now that there is a light at the end of the tunnel, uncertainty is over, people feel confident about spending money that goes from tattoo parlors to electronics. Helps with everything.” .
Mack has been in the business for 20 years, and he said he has never experienced such demand.
“I can’t remember the last time I was so busy,” he said. “It’s really, really busy. Busy.”
A year after COVID-19, Mack said he had received a lot of requests for memorial tattoos.
“They come in, and they just want to take it off their shoulder, and tell their story, and we’ll sit there, and we’ll listen to it,” he said.