Bad Ink, a real life comedy on A&E, gets up close and personal in Sin City as a renowned tattoo artist and his best friend scour the "mistake capitol of the world" to find and fix people's most regrettable tattoos.
Dirk and Ruckus meet two college buddies with a bet to see who could get the worst tattoo. But they're not interested in cover ups Dirk is challenged to settle the score by making their tattoos even more ridiculous.
Vanessa got a tattoo out of spite and now it's getting in the way of her fitness model career. Dirk finds a way to turn her terrifying tattoo into a work of art. Ruckus plays a prank on Dirk by setting up an appointment with a client that has an unforgettable animal tattoo. Josh's "spirit animal" has taken over his body and he needs Dirk to set him, and a certain "private" part of his body, free.
Dirk and Ruckus come to the rescue of a new Mom that is convinced her bad tattoo is terrifying her newborn baby. Dirk has firsthand experience, being a Dad himself, so he gladly accepts the challenge to fix her ink..