TATTOO AFTER CARE
Second Skin: Leave for a minimum of 8- 24hrs. Fuild build up is normal. the bandage can stay on for on for 3 to 5 DAYS as long as it remains waterproof and there are no leaks. Shower normally and avoid sweaty workouts. Remove bandage under running warm water.
***Please remove bandage inmediatly if you notice an allergic reactions in the form of blisters, itchiness or rash.
Plastic Film: Remove the bandage after 2 to 4 HOURS.
Inmediately wash the area with lukewarm water and unscented soap, then rinse area thoroughly.
Pat dry with paper towel and allow to air dry for a couple minutes.
Apply a very thin layer of non-scented body lotion.
Certain amount of swelling and redness are normal. Your tattoo may also feel warm to the touch. If these symptoms persist or worsen after 48-72hrs please contact your tattoo artist inmediately for assessment.
For the next 2-3 weeks
Wash your tattoo 2 times a day as directed above and moisturize lightly.
No swimming or soaking.
Avoid direct sunlight on your tattoo.
It will peel similar to a sunburn and become itchy.
DO NOT pick at it and DO NOT scratch it.
Avoid tight fitting clothes around the area, and make sure your clothes and sheets are clean.
Avoid sleeping on the tattoo to allow proper bloodflow to the area.