Michigan. Minors need written informed consent from a parent or legal guardian to receive a piercing. Consent must be given in person.
Subsequently, can I get a tattoo at 16 in Michigan?
Teens want to know, “How old do you have to be to get a tattoo in Michigan?” The fact is, there is no minimum age to get a tattoo in Michigan, pursuant to Mich. … Of course, in order for a minor to be tattooed legally in Michigan, a parent or legal guardian has to sign written, informed consent at the actual tattoo shop.
Secondly, should I let my 14 year old pierce her nose?
The age appropriate for a teenager to have her nose pierced is subjective. As we talked about above, most states don’t allow piercings under the age of 14. Some would say that 14 years old is still too young to have a piercing done. Ultimately, the laws are left up to each state to decide what is legal.
What piercings can a 13 year old get?
Piercings for Minors
- Ear Lobe Piercings. For ages 8 and up. …
- Cartilage Piercings (Helix) For ages 13 and up. …
- Bellybutton (Navel) For ages 13 and up. …
- Nose (Nostril) For ages 16 and up.
Legal status of tattooing in the United States
|State||Minimum Age (with parent/guardian consent)||Intoxicated/Impaired Individuals|
|Illinois||18 (body piercings excepted)||no restrictions|
|Indiana||none specified||no restrictions|
Getting a tattoo at 13 years old is not common, nor is it easy. Many states require that a minor be tattooed by a licensed physician, or at least in the presence of one. A 13 year old can get a tattoo legally in 22 states (listed above) with written parental consent.
California law requires that a person be at least 18 years of age in order legally to get a tattoo. In fact, according to Penal Code 653 PC, it is a crime to “ink” or administer a tattoo to a minor.
Tattooing and Body Piercing of a Minor – It is unlawful for anyone to tattoo or pierce a minor under age 18 without the consent of the minor’s parent or legal custodian, who must accompany them to the procedure.
It’s illegal to tattoo a baby: it’s a form of irreversible disfigurement, and we all know you can‘t permanently disfigure a child…. unless it’s for religious reasons then you can gnaw the end of its pecker off no problem.
– Minors aged 14-18: Written consent from parent or legal guardian for body piercing, PLUS a parent or legal guardian must be present during the procedure. – NO TATTOOS OR BODY PIERCING FOR MINORS UNDER 14. – Parent or legal guardian must be present with minors when in a tattoo/piercing shop AT ALL TIMES.