• Remove bandage 2-5 hours after tattoo is finished.
  • Wash tattoo 2-3 times daily with anti-bacterial soap only.
  • Wash your hands, then wash the tattoo with lathered soap.
  • Pat the tattoo dry (do not rub) with a clean, dry towel.
  • Allow the tattoo to dry for 10-15 minutes.
  • Apply a small amount of unscented hand lotion, i.e. Curel or Lubriderm 3-4 times daily until the tattoo is fully healed.
  • Never pick at scabs if they are present. Try to wear loose clothing over the tattoo. DO NOT soak in bath tubs, swimming pools or hot tubs.
  • Try to keep your new tattoo out of the sun, and always wear SPF30 or higher on the tattoo to keep the colors bright and prolong the life of your tattoo.


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