Have you got an embarrassing #tattoofail or one you had done years ago that needs touching up?
Starting today (17th July 2019), Certified London will be launching a competition in honour of National Tattoo Day where you can win a day session with MTV's Just Tattoo Of Us tattooist Danny Robinson to cover up an old, embarrassing or just plain terrible tattoo.
To enter, all you have to do is post a picture of your tattoo fail (on Instagram), tag us in the image and follow us! Remember to use the hashtag #CertifiedTattooFail so we can see your entry!
The winner will be chosen by Danny after entries close at 23:59 on Wednesday 14th August 2019.
If you win, you will be contacted on Instagram by one of our team and you will then be able to discuss the tattoo you want covered and what you want it covered with.
Terms and Conditions
By taking part in this competition you accept and agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with any of these terms and conditions then you should not take part in the competition. It is your responsibility to ensure that you review the terms and conditions before entering the competition. We, Certified London, recommend that you print and store or save a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference during the competition. Certified London is the promoter of this competition which is run in conjunction with Danny Robinson.
1. What can you win?
There will be one winner only who will win a paid for day session with Danny Robinson at his tattoo studio, The Tattoo Lounge Blackpool, in Blackpool on Saturday 5th October 2019. Your travel to and from the location will be provided for by Certified London.
The prize may not be exchanged for a cash value, nor is it transferable. The prize is subject to winner confirmation (i.e. Certified London has been able to contact winners and has been able to confirm eligibility). Certified London has the right to change, alter or withdraw the competition or prize at any time due to any change in any applicable law or any events outside the control of Certified London. Certified London shall not be responsible for any delay, cancellation or rescheduling of the prize. If any part of the prize is not claimed (for whatever reason), Certified London is under no obligation to supply an alternative prize
2. What is excluded from the prize?
Excluded from the prize is anything that is not stated in the above section outlining the prize.
3. Who can enter?
Entrants must be aged 18 years and over and be a resident of England, Scotland or Wales. The winner must be able to attend the day session on Saturday 5th October.
Certified London reserves the right to ask the winners and their companion to provide proof of age. Employees of Certified London, or anyone else professionally connected with this competition are not eligible to enter the competition. Certified London reserves the right (at its sole discretion) to decide if the eligibility criteria are met. If the eligibility criteria are not met, the entry will be invalid.
4. How to enter
Entrants can enter the competition by posting a picture on Instagram of their tattoo fail. The instagram post must tag @certifiedldn and use the hashtag #CertifiedTattooFail. Entrants' Instagram profile must remain on public for the entire duration of the competition from Wednesday 17th July 2019 to Wednesday 14th August and an additional 10 days until Saturday 24th August 2019 in the event the original winner does not respond in the appropriate time frame.
Entrants must also follow the Instagram account @certifiedldn on Instagram from time and date of entry until Wednesday 14th August 2019, if they are not their entry will not be valid. No purchase is necessary to enter the competition.
By submitting any films or photographs as part of the competition entrants agree that Certified London (and its affiliates) may use any photographs uploaded to market and promote the competition and for general marketing proposes both during the competition and after the competition has ended. Entrants will retain ownership of their copyright in such submissions.
Participation is limited to one entry per person. If more than one such entry is received, only the first entry will be accepted. No responsibility is taken for entries that are lost, delayed, misdirected or incomplete or cannot be delivered or entered for any technical or other reason.
5. Closing times
The competition will close at 23:59 on Wednesday 31st July 2019. Any entries received after this fate and time will not be valid.
6. How are winners selected?
Winners will be chosen by Danny Robinson and Certified London.
The winners will be contacted via DM on Instagram by the @certifiedldn account and a comment stating “Congratulations! You are the winner. Check your DMs” on their Instagram entry post. The decision of Certified London is final and binding on all entrants. No correspondence will be entered into regarding the selection of the winners (other than with the winners themselves). The winners will be chosen and contacted within 7 days of the closing date. The winners are required to confirm their acceptance of the prize within 24 hours of being notified via DM by @certifiedldn. In the event the winner does not communicate his/her acceptance of the prize within 24 hours, despite Certified London's reasonable efforts to contact them, Certified London reserves the right to pick another winner (in accordance with the procedure set out in this section) and the original winner will have waived his/her right to the prize.
7. Winners' responsibilities
It is the winners’ responsibility to (i) arrange travel times with Certified London and arrive on time to make these travel arrangements, (ii) organise and pay costs for anything excluded from the prize, (iii) complete stages of the How to enter section above and present evidence of such completion to a member of the Certified London team if requested, (iiii) provide accurate contact details, (iv) provide valid proof of age, which is required to enter the promotion, (v) adhere to local laws in the UK, (vi) comply with any rules, instructions, requirements, terms and conditions or regulations of the event organiser and that which is set out in the Who can enter section above. Certified London will not be liable to the winners or any other persons where they fail to comply with such responsibilities and any such failure nay result in the forfeiture of the prize.
8. Personal information
Certified London will use personal information which you provide, or which we obtain through our dealings with you, to sign you up to marketing materials provided by Certified London (and its affiliates) and to administer the competition. We may also use your personal data to tell you about Certified London (and Certified London affiliates) products, offers and customer relationships.
By taking part in the promotion, entrants may be invited to participate in publicity at Certified London if they are the winner of the competition. Entrants agree that Certified London (or any third party nominated by Certified London) may in its sole discretion use their comments relation to the prize and their experience for future promotional, marketing and publicity purposes in any media worldwide without notice and without any fee being paid *including the avoidance of doubt when responding to third party).
Certified London reserves the right to withdraw the prize (or any part of it) if a winner breaches these terms and conditions or if they are found to have acted in a dishonest or fraudulent manner.
If you wish to contact Certified London in relation to this promotion, please use the following address: Certified London Competition, Focus International Ltd, Longwood Road, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD3 4EY, United Kingdom.
*Please note that Focus International are not responsible for any form of injury or health risks/effects that may occur from the tattooing or tattoo aftercare.
[Feature image by: Danny Robinson Twitter]