“PAIN IS JUST WEAKNESS LEAVING THE BODY, HOWEVER, BEING PIERCED BY ME IS LIKE BEING KISSED BY KITTENS…”
Marcus started in the industry in 2003, and has been with Holier Than Thou since our inception in 2005. He’s our very own ‘Modfather’, Marcus has well over a decades experience with the piercings and body modifications that we offer within our studio, he helped to modify and perfect the techniques we use today.
Likes: Eating. All of the food. Gym. Rock Climbing. Horror films. Regularly dancing like a dad at a wedding.
Favourite piercing: Daith
Favourite Mod: Tongue Split
“THE FIRST SPIRITUAL WANT OF MAN IS DECORATION. IF I AM AN ARTIST, THEN FLESH IS MY MEDIUM”
Hell has been with Holier Than Thou since 2013, and has developed some of the unique techniques we use today. Specialising in piercing, blade scarification and ear reshaping work, Hell is always excited to help people achieve their body perfection.
Likes: Shiny things.
Favourite piercing: Septum
Favourite Mod: Ear Pointing
“STERILITY AND KINDNESS”
Been in the industry since 2006 and is one of our gorgeous piercers and mod artists <3
Likes: Gaming, drawing, movies and cooking.
Favourite piercings to perform: Microdermals and nipples
Favourite mod to perform: Scarification / skin peels and dermal punches
“ALL CEREAL IS GOOD CEREAL”
Worked in the industry since 2008 and is a home grown Holier Than Thou girl! Becky is an extraordinarily talented and accomplished piercer, and aspiring modification artist.
Likes: Disney. Backstreet boys. Stevie Nicks. Cake.
Favourite piercings to perform: industrials and microdermals.
Favourite piercings aesthetically: Septums and Cheeks.
Favourite Mod: Dermal punched nostrils
“GO BIG OR GO HOME (REFERRING TO LARGE GAUGE JEWELLERY, OF COURSE..)”
Justin has been in the industry since 2012 and is a true HTT bred piercer, and assists with some modifications.
Likes: SAUSAGE DOGS, cigarettes and pretending he is a rhythmic gymnast. His all time favourite band is The Knife. Favourite album is tomorrow in a year- opera and electronic music <3
Favourite piercing to perform: nipple
Favourite piercing aesthetically: large gauge septum
Favourite Mod: lip scalpelling
“THERE IS NO REASON TO BE ALIVE IF YOU CAN’T DO DEADLIFT” (JON PAUL SIGMARSSON)
Been in the industry since 2015 and is our very own computer wizard…
Likes: powerlifting, photography, graphic design, comic books, Gillian Anderson.
Favourite piercing: piercing the film separating me from my peanut butter.
Favourite Mod: sticking pencils up my nose so I can pretend to be a walrus.
“YOU CAN’T POLISH A TURD BUT YOU CAN DIP IT IN GLITTER, AND THATS KINDA THE SAME THING!”
The wonderful Katie Dee from Vixen Inc. is our cosmetic tattooing and semi permanent treatment lady of magic. Formerly a paramedic, she brings years of medical experience to the team and offers eyebrow tattooing, lip tattooing, eyeliner, beauty spots and areola tattooing along with eyelash extensions and LOTS of glittery goodness.
Likes: Good eyebrows, sparkles, being a mama and earl grey tea.
Favourite piercing: Microdermals (because everyone needs more sparkles)
Favourite Mod: I love my pointy ears, and I love doing eyebrows!
“IF IN DOUBT, BLACK IT OUT”
Kris has been tattooing since 2005 in Edinburgh and has tattooed in Manchester since 2011. Kris specialises in black work, dotwork and geometric tattoos (essentially anything that messes with your brain when you look at it!) but can turn his hand to most things and guarantees you’ll have a great time and a laugh throughout.
Likes: Metal music and Vikings (the programme, not the big hairy men…)
“BOLD WILL HOLD”
Chelsea has been in the industry since 2011 and is an ‘all round’ artist but particularly enjoys neo-traditional tattoos, colour work, mandala work and bold lines.
Likes: Football, Gremlins, the Walking Dead and anything really nerdy!
Christina has been in the industry since 2010 and is a real all round fabulous tattooist but particularly enjoys fun colourful work and animal tattoos.
Likes: Her doggie! All animals, music (especially the Offspring), Zelda, and Cheese (obviously)…