Environmental Health Specialists routinely inspect body art establishments and respond to complaints to assure compliance with the El Paso County Board of Health Body Art Regulations (2016 update). The regulations help to prevent the occurrence of blood borne pathogens and other communicable diseases through training and enforcement of sanitary standards.
View the Body Art Establishments who have been recognized for Excellence in Body Art Safety (2017) in El Paso County
View the Body Art Establishments who have been recognized for Excellence in Body Art Safety (2016) in El Paso County
Body Art Facility Operators
Body Art Consumers
The Body Art Advisory Group (BAAG) was organized to share information between public health and industry. The group's purpose is to encourage constructive feedback on customer service, policies and regulations, work together to improve the Body Art Program using current science, technology and educational opportunities and to prevent infectious disease in our community.
Meetings are held at the Public Health offices in the Citizens Service Center located at 1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road. For more information, call 719-578-3142.