Tattoo Manufacturing Sweetens Valentine’s Day with Temporary Tattoos Instead of Sugar

January 28, 2023

This Valentine’s Day, children won’t be the only recipients of temporary tattoos in lieu of candy — adults can use commitment-free ink to add a little romance to the holiday.


TUCSON, AZ, Jan. 31, 2013 – This Valentine’s Day, children won’t be the only recipients of temporary tattoos in lieu of candy. Tattoo Manufacturing, the world’s largest manufacturer of temporary tattoos, provides an alternative both for families seeking to celebrate without candy, and for adults looking for new ways to add a little romance to the holiday.

With increasing numbers of schools banishing sweets from the classroom, Tattoo Manufacturing keeps celebrations fun with Valentine’s Day temporary tattoo designs that are perfect for children’s Valentine’s Day cards and class parties. Instead of eating sugary treats, children can gift each other with heart-themed temporary tattoos, or they can choose from among favorite characters like Marvel superheroes, pirates, Hello Kitty and Minnie Mouse.

Tattoo Manufacturing temporary tattoos are non-toxic and hypoallergenic. “Giving out temporary tattoos instead of edible treats promotes healthy, active classrooms and households,” says Heather Nathanson, Vice President of Marketing & Product Development. “Kids love wearing, sharing and showing off temporary tattoos.”

For couples, especially those that are aren’t quite ready for a lifetime commitment, temporary tattoos offer a prudent-yet-fun way to share the love. Tattoo Manufacturing offers a wide range of Valentine’s Day appropriate fashion temporary tattoos and wrist designs that work well in pairs. In-stock tattoos include hearts, flowers, Cupids and teddy bears in vibrant colors or in black.

Temporary body art is becoming more common in the fashion scene. Designers continue to use temporary tattoos as accessories on the runway, often designing and merchandising their own lines. Celebrities are following the trend while out and about— Gwyneth Paltrow’s temporary eagle tattoo, spotted when she arrived at LAX, was featured on multiple celebrity sites in January.

For those looking beyond Valentine’s Day, Tattoo Manufacturing can help create themed celebrations with custom imprinted temporary tattoos, shipped within seven business days, to fit any party theme.

For more ideas and inspiration for a sugar-free Valentine’s Day, visit the Tattoo Manufacturing blog.

About Tattoo Manufacturing International

Tattoo Manufacturing, a division of TMI Acquisition LLC, is the largest manufacturer of temporary tattoos in the world. The company designs and manufactures all of its products in Tucson, AZ. Products are non-toxic, hypoallergenic, use FDA certified colorants and comply with CSPC/CPSIA and ASTM requirements. All products exceed US, Canadian and EU safety standards. The company’s products have a worldwide reputation for quality. Visit or call 1-800-747-8016 for more information.