Can I get a tattoo in California at age 17?

So for my 17th birthday, I want to get a tattoo. I live in California. I've read various articles and whatnot and it kinda confuses me; some say I can't get any at all if I'm under 18, other places say it's okay as long as I have written consent, others says as long as the parent is present during... show more So for my 17th birthday, I want to get a tattoo. I live in California. I've read various articles and whatnot and it kinda confuses me; some say I can't get any at all if I'm under 18, other places say it's okay as long as I have written consent, others says as long as the parent is present during the procedure, etc. Some articles are a little old and California seems to change laws often, so I really need to know.
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