Tattoo Infection: Symptoms and Treatment

Jan 11, 2018 · The most common symptom of a tattoo infection is a rash or red, bumpy skin around the area where you have the tattoo. In some cases, your skin may just be irritated because of the needle, especially if you have sensitive skin. If this is the case, your symptoms should fade after a few days.…

Warning Signs of an Infected Tattoo and How to Treat It

Some common symptoms of an infected tattoo are: Itching. Itching around the tattoo that continues a few days after you have the tattoo could be a sign of a bacterial infection. The Department of Health in New York says that skin sores caused by an infection are often itchy and cause discomfort. 4. Painful and tender to touch…