Tattoo Aftercare: How to Care for Your New Tattoo

How can I tell if my tattoo is infected and what should I do if it is? If your tattoo is scabbing or peeling in the days after you received it, this is NORMAL and no cause for alarm. However, infection is possible, especially if you do not clean your tattoo at least once daily. Persistent redness around the perimeter of the tattoo that lasts ...…

will 'Simple - Light Moisturiser' be ok to use on a tattoo ...

Nov 20, 2008 · i had my first tattoo a few weeks ago and was reccomended to use Bepanthen. its a nappy rash cream and can be found in all shops like boots/superdrug and in the baby section of supermarkets. its only a few pounds, but it is really worth it. my tattoo did not scab over and healed really well. it is really important to keep it moisturised as much as possible to aid healing and to stop the ……

Can I use a face moisturizer on my tattoo as an aftercare ...

Feb 23, 2010 · I just got my tattoo on Friday, Feb. 23rd. Is it safe to use a face moisturizer on my tattoo as an aftercare lotion? It's oil-free, fragrance-free, and alcohol-free. There isn't any artificial coloring or anything. It also has SPF 15 which I'm not sure if thats good for a tattoo... I was just curious because I don't have the time to go to the store and buy lotion. Thanks!…

what happens if you over moisturize your tattoo? or can ...

Sep 24, 2008 · what happens if you over moisturize your tattoo? or can you ever over moisturize your tattoo ? ? I just got my tattoo yesterday , I know the basics of taking care of my tattoo , doing heavy research months before my appointment. As I was cruising the web and i typed in tattoo care , i saw the you can over moisturize a tattoo ??? ... you can put ...…