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Long-associated with the underworld and masculinity, a growing number of Hong Kong women are shaking off the taboos and embracing tattoos. As part of our Hong Kong Humans series, Elise Xia speaks to Cara Wong about the new trend of fine line ink amid growing acceptance of body art.

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In collaboration with the University of Hong Kong’s Journalism and Media Studies Centre.

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Elise Xia

Elise Xia is a former multimedia producer at Channel 8 News, Mediacorp in Singapore. She is interested in video production, travel and food, and is currently completing a Master of Journalism at the University of Hong Kong.