Can You Tattoo Over Acne? LEAFtv

It is not recommended to get a tattoo over acne. The tattoo needle can pop the acne and fill up the pore with ink, which may settle there permanently and cost a lot of money to remove. Inflammatory Acne. The follicle wall around acne can rupture from picking or touching the skin.…

I want to get a tattoo but I have acne on my back does ...

Jan 19, 2008 · This is because acne is a small infection under your skin, and it is important to avoid any infection in conjunction with a tattoo. The acne might make you more sensitive or reactive to tattoo ink, leaving scar tissue that will compromise your tattoo. Many people also suggest avoiding areas where you often have acne for the same reason.…

Tattoo Advice and History - Jinxi Boo

Tattoo advice and tattoo history. This Tattoo Corner topic is regarding acne and what effects it can have on a tattoo. Autumn asks: Q) Hi Jinxi, I've been thinking about getting a tattoo on my upper back, but the problem is that I get acne there from time to time.…

Tattoo Pimples - How to Treat AND Avoid ...

The difference with tattoo pimples is that they can appear on the body in areas where you generally don't get pimples. This can happen for several reasons. The most common is over-application of an ointment. Your healing tattoo needs to breathe and if you slather it with ointment - including artist-approved ointment - you are smothering it.…

Tattooing over pimples (weird question i know ...

Jul 03, 2009 · The short answer to your question is that most people advise against getting a tattoo over current acne. This is because acne is a small infection under your skin, and it is important to avoid any infection in conjunction with a tattoo. The acne might make you more sensitive or reactive to tattoo ink, leaving scar tissue that will compromise ...…