CARING FOR YOUR NEW TATTOO
The first few weeks after a new tattoo are the most important. We recommend following these aftercare instructions. Remember that there are risks involved with tattoos including: Dizziness, allergic reactions, scarring, and infection. You may experience some itching and pealing.
Days 1 – 7
-ALWAYS wash your hands before touching your tattoo!
-After 2 hours remove your bandage.
-Clean area with antibacterial soap ( do not scrub with brush or towel )
-Pat dry with clean towel or paper towel.
-Apply a thin layer of unscented lotion or Aquaphor (can be found at most drugstores)
-Stay out of the sun your tattoo is healed.
-Always apply sun block to protect your tattoo.
-NEVER scratch or pick at your tattoo.
-Don’t use peroxide or alcohol on your tattoo.
-Don’t sit or soak in a hot tub or bath.