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Blue Star Inc. in Contra Costa County since 1980 is Concord’s original and oldest Tattoo and Body Piercing shop. We are members of the Concord Chamber of Commerce, and are the only shop in Contra Costa County that are also members of the Association of Professional Body Piercers. The studio provides safe, professional and confidential services. We offer state-of-the-art Sterilization, stringent hygiene standards, and unparalleled aftercare. If you are getting your first tattoo or piercing, or if you have many piercings and you are looking for new jewelry, we have what you need. We have the largest selection of high-quality body jewelry in the city of Concord, and most likely the entire state of California.

Today there are choices in body jewelry to meet just about every style. We maintain a selection of body jewelry that reflects the needs and desires of our varied clientele. Our excellent relationships with many manufactures allow us to special order or create exactly what you are looking for.Jewelry
  • Each artist has been professionally trained (updated yearly) in bloodborne pathogens, and disease prevention. We have strict standards for our sterilizion process, the best in the business. We use individually packaged, sterile needles that are immediately disposed of after each procedure. Everything is completely disinfected before and after every tattoo and/or piercing to eliminate contamination. You will always see us wearing gloves even for the most minor things, because we care about our clients health as well as our own.
Our staff is trained to work with you to achieve the design you desire. We will work from studio selections designs, or help you create a totally unique design. Asian, Traditional, Tribal, New School... the style is up to you! We can also repair old, damaged, or poorly applied tattoos. Come in and check out our work in the studio. We have many designs on display, have a look and judge for yourself!
What we can offer you
  • Autoclaves steam sterilization ( same method used in Hospitals) and spore tested\
  • Individually bagged and sterilized tattoo instruments
  • Point of service piercing process
  • Talented body piercing artists (Male And Female)
  • Clean well lighted studio
  • Expertly trained staff with over 29+ years of experience
  • Tattoo designs to choose from or bring your own
  • Talented tattoo artists (Male And Female)
  • Talented body piercers that are APP Members
  • Top of the line jewelry from top manufacturers
We will give you written aftercare instruction. You will not be permitted in the shop if you are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. We also do not allow children under the age of 14 and/or pets in our shop. California Penal Code 653 requires you to be 18 years of age in order to be tattooed. You must have a valid state ID.
Our tattoo artists and body Piercers practice universal precautions in all phases of our business. Materials used in the application of tattoos are single-service; bagged/sealed and autoclaved (steam pressure sterilizer).
For piercing we use a state of the art point of service process. Our autoclave is monitored by North Bay Biosience, LLC to ensure proper function. Please ask to see our certificate when you visit the store. We will gladly explain how an autoclave works and what it does for you.
We specializes in all types of traditional and newly developed piercing, dermal anchors, surface piercing. We provide personalized aesthetic consultations, customized jewelry design, complete aftercare assistance and problem assessment.
If you would like a consultation prior to making a final decision, or just want to see the studio, feel free to drop by without an appointment. For the comfort and discretion of our clients we have a comfortable, private booth, for most jewelry purchases, we encourage professional fitting and installation.
We offer gift cards, shop t-shirts, and sweatshirts.                                                         
We are open Mon- Sat 12pm  to 8pm, and Sun 1pm to 6pm.
Come see us at 1982 Concord Avenue, in Concord, CA or Call 925-685-4221