PLEASE BE AWARE THAT TOUCH-UPS ARE TO BE DONE NO EARLIER THAN 30 DAYS AFTER APPLICATION AND NO LATER THAN 90 DAYS
PLEASE FOLLOW THESE AFTERCARE INSTRUCTIONS:
Careful remove bandage after 1-2 hours and clean it immediately
Repeat these steps in order 4-5 times daily for 7-10 days.
- Wash hands with soap and water
- Gently wash tattooed area with soap and Luke warm water
- Gently rinse all soap residue off with cool water
- Gently pat dry with a clean towel
- Sparingly apply a very thin layer of our Recovery© brand aftercare, or Aquaphor©,
After the initial 7-10 day period stop using the Recovery or Aquaphor, and switch to a plain unscented hand lotion until tattoo is fully healed.
Don’t re-bandage or cover your tattoo (your skin needs to breathe to heal (properly)
Don’t pick or scratch scabs (they will fall off naturally)
Don’t submerge your tattoo in water (brief exposure to water in the shower is fine)
Don’t use Vaseline, or Neosporin on your tattoo
Don’t expose tattooed area to sunlight for 2 weeks
Don’t tan tattooed area for 8 weeks
Don’t share ointments with anyone
The client shall consult a health care practitioner at the first sign of infection or allergic reaction, and report any diagnosed infection, allergic reaction resulting from the application of the tattoo to the artist and to the Texas department of health, drugs and medical devices division at 1-888-839-6676.
We advise you to come in for a checkup 2-4 weeks after your procedure