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The Kuro Sumi® brand was the first black ink in the tattoo market and has been a popular and established brand for many years. Kuro Sumi® ink is a top-secret formula that has descended down from Japanese tattoo artists centuries ago. It is one of the best black inks on the market and will give truly astonishing results.

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Some of the range available from Kuro Sumi®. Login to browse the full range in the SHOP.

Kuro Sumi® Outlining Ink

This is the best outlining ink money can buy. An authentic ink guaranteed which is used by many top tattoo artists worldwide.

Kuro Sumi® Grey Wash Shading Ink

A truly great shading ink voted to be one of the best on the market.

Kuro Sumi® Colours

This ink comes from the tattoo masters of Japan and comes with certificates to enable you to sell in Europe.


“Really great product and we enjoy using it and have just purchased for the second time. Good strong colour and good outlining ink and goes in smooth, doesn’t spit or burst out of the skin and creates clear and crisp lines. Will definitely use again.”

Andy Smith - Ink House, Nottingham, UK

“I have used many different brands of inks and always go back to Kuro Sumi. Really nice smooth ink.”

Aron - A Fine Tattoo Establishment, Aron Stratford upon Avon, UK

“Great product, bought two packs and its working out great for me. Will highly recommend. The size of the bottle is perfect and they work really for Japanese style tattooing and create amazing blends.”

Skin City Tattoo Asylum, Swansea, UK

“Amazingly bright colours especially the greens and reds. Goes in smooth and doesn’t spit. Definitely buy them again.”

Twisted Ink Caerphilly, UK

“Perfectly smooth, great bright colour. Will buy again, especially the blue.”

Tattoo Studio 149, Surrey, UK