Ankle tattoo swollen, red, and sore? Yahoo Answers

Apr 02, 2012 · I got an awesome butterfly tattoo last Thursday night. It seemed perfectly fine all of Friday, but as of Saturday and yesterday, it had been a little red and very sore at times, kind of a pinching/burning feeling. The tattoo took 2.5 hours, so I was expecting pain/redness for a while. But then last night, my ankle started swelling up. I've been keeping it up and taking ibuprofen for the pain ...…