Aloe & Ink: is Aloe good for your new tattoo?

Is aloe good for your new tattoo? New tattoos have special needs, and a tattoo that looks good and ages well owes much good skin care in the first few weeks. To heal properly, tattoos should stay dry and clean. They need access to air and enough moisture to stay soft and healthy. Aloe Vera is antibacterial and anti-inflammatory.…

Can I put aloe on a new tattoo? Yahoo Answers

Aug 10, 2009 · Tattoos itch when they are new, dont slap it you may dislodge the scabs. Tattoo itch is just something you will have to deal with for a little while. If it bothers you too much just ice it that will help a little bit. aloe is not something i suggest using for a tattoo.…

Tattoo Aftercare: How to Care for Your New Tattoo

There are some manufacturers who design products specifically for tattoo aftercare that work well for long-term care (such as Tattoo Goo, H2Ocean, and Hustle Butter). Do NOT use aloe vera gel to moisturize, and we don’t recommend A&D ointment either, as the oil in these products can extract some of the ink from your tattoo.…