The choice of a good tattoo artist is critical to avoid taking risks in the process of tattooing, but once done this now is your responsibility to care for the tattoo to facilitate scarring and prevent infection. Here we are given some tips on how to care for a newly done tattoo.
Do not take off the plastic protector. When the tattooed process is finished, the wound of the skin will be covered by an antibacterial gel and a plastic band. During the first few hours you must not remove it, as it protects you from all the germs and dirt that could affect it.
Clean the tattoo after 3 hours. After this time, now we can remove the plastic bandage and clean blood – it is normal that the tattoo bleeds. For that use an antibacterial soap and warm or cold water. Neither scrub, nor use sponges; gives a gentle massage with your fingers and rinse. Continue reading “Care for a newly done tattoo”