The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore we process your data exclusively on the basis of the legal regulations (DSGVO, TKG 2003). In this privacy policy we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within our website.


We take your privacy very seriously. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.



ABOUT OUR SERVICES does not currently advertise to its users, so you do not have to worry about receiving ads throughout your browsing experience. Our aim is to deliver information and provide the service of booking an appointment online. With our service, you should receive personalized help that is more relevant for you than the standard one you would receive without us.

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:

Email Address
Phone Number


Booking an appointment with an artist requires additional information in order to properly schedule and understand what the client wants for his or her tattoo. No information submitted through the website is shared with anyone.





Some of our website contains links that allow you to share content with Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. If you are logged in to your profile on one of these social media sites you can share your interest in our site by showing your friends you "like" the content. This appears in the news feeds of these social media sites. We do not collect any information on this, but we do encourage our visitors to share with their friends on these sites.





We use the information you provide about yourself when booking a tattoo appointment only to assist in setting up an appointment and getting you a tattoo that you dream of. We do not share this information with outside parties.



We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties. We may also send out notifications about exciting events or news that Mario Barth Tattoo, Starlight Tattoo, or King Ink customers may be interested in. You can choose to opt out of these communications at any time.


We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design and improve our website. For example, we may see that X number of people visited a page and X number left the page, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.


Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.





Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device using the browser. They do no harm.

We use cookies to make our offer user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.


If you do not want this, you can set up your browser so that it informs you about the setting of cookies and you allow this only in individual cases.


Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of our website.





We point out that for the purpose of easier shopping process and for subsequent contract processing from Web shop operator as part of Cookies the IP data of the access line are stored, as well as name and address of the buyer. We do not retain the customer's full credit card number or have access to this information per Shopify's or PayPal's PCI compliance standards.


In addition, the following data are also stored with us for the purpose of contract execution depending on what form / process is being filled out on the website: information that you give us including age, telephone number, email address, city location, zip code, gender, how long you have been tattooing for, and when necessary other payment information. The data provided by you are required to fulfill the contract or to carry out pre-contractual measures. Without this data, we can not conclude the contract with you. A transfer of data to third parties does not take place, with the exception of the transfer of the credit card data to the processing bank / payment service provider for the purpose of debiting the purchase price, to the transport company / shipping company commissioned by us to deliver the goods and to our tax advisor to fulfill our tax obligations.


After termination of the shopping process, the data stored with us will be deleted. In the case of a contract, all data from the contractual relationship are stored until the expiry of the tax retention period (7 years).


The data name, address, purchased goods and date of purchase are also stored until the end of product liability (10 years). Data processing takes place on the basis of the statutory provisions of § 96 (3) TKG and Art. 6 para. 1 lit a (consent) and / or lit b (necessary for fulfillment of the contract) of the GDPR.





Our website uses features of the web analytics service Google Analytics. You can find Google's corporate information below:


Address: Writing to Google headquarters requires addressing your letter to the corporate office. Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy. Mountain View, CA 94043.


Phone Number: The phone number for Google headquarters is 1-650-253-0000.


Fax Number: Faxes can be sent to 1-650-253-0001.


Email: Contacting Google headquarters or the executive team by email may not be an option, but each of the executives on the Google team has a Google Plus account. You can register for a free account on Google Plus, or log in to your Google Account to contact a member of the executive team.


Our personal headquarters is in the United States and collected data is viewed and handled there. For this purpose, cookies are used to allow an analysis of the use of the website by our users. The information generated thereby is transmitted to the server of the provider and stored there.


You can prevent this by setting up your browser so that no cookies are stored.


We have concluded a corresponding contract data processing contract with the provider.


Your IP address is recorded, but pseudonymized immediately (eg by deleting the last 8 bits). As a result, only a rough localization is possible.


The relationship with the web analytics provider is based on ... [standard contractual clauses / European Commission Appropriateness Decisions (eg in the case of the USA: "Privacy Shield")].


The data processing takes place on the basis of the legal regulations of the § 96 Abs 3 TKG as well as the art 6 Abs 1 a) (consent) and / or f (legitimate interest) of the DSGVO.


Our concern in the sense of the DSGVO (legitimate interest) is the improvement of our offer and our website. Since the privacy of our users is important to us, the user data are pseudonymized [pseudonymization is recommended in the legal ground "legitimate interest"; this must be clarified with the web analysis service].


The user data is retained indefinitely. Users may request opting out of our newsletter service if the user previously signed up at any time.





You have the opportunity to subscribe to our newsletter via our website. For this we need your e-mail address and your declaration that you agree with the subscription to the newsletter.


You can cancel the subscription to the newsletter at any time. Please click on the Unsubscribe button at the footer of any email we send to you.





Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.





For further questions, please use the Contact Us page linked here.


Please note that we may update or change this privacy policy. If we revise our privacy policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, and to other places we deem appropriate, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any we disclose it. If we make any material changes we will notify you by means of a notice on this site prior to the change becoming effective.