Tattoo Pimples - How to Treat AND Avoid ...

Your healing tattoo needs to breathe and if you slather it with ointment - including artist-approved ointment - you are smothering it. This can lead to bacteria building up in the top layers of the epidermis, which then get inflamed and result in small pimples clustering around the tattoo. Another cause is bacteria introduced to the healing tattoo.…

Why Does My Tattoo Have Bumps and How Do I Treat It? H2Ocean

Nov 22, 2017 · Small itchy white bumps around your tattoo can also be a result of a skin infection. A new tattoo needs a lot of care to avoid getting the area infected. Although this is very rare you need to keep the area clean and properly covered. It is also important that the tattoo artist uses sanitized equipment and help you get the proper tattoo ...…