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Tattoo Aftercare

Poor Aftercare, Permanent Mistakes : Nurture your new tattoo


  1. Choose a good and trustworthy tattoo artist who works in a quality and hygienic studio.
  2. Follow the detailed instructions of your tattoo artist that you received after finishing the tattoo.
  3. Treat your tattoo as a superficial wound on the skin.
  4. Use tattoo cleanser or fragrance-free, mild soap to clean your fresh tattoo.
  5. Let your tattoo breathe to help with healing. 
  6. Go see a doctor if you find the pain is getting worse.


  1. Don’t expose your tattoo to direct sunlight.
  2. Don’t heavily exercise the first 48 hours after getting tattooed.
  3. Don’t pick, rub, or scratch at your tattoo.
  4. Don’t swim or soak in a bathtub until your tattoo is completely healed.
  5. Don’t use a washcloth or loofah to wash your tattoo, just use your hands.

got a tattoo? what’s next?

step by step guide

  • After two hours, remove the cling wrap (once reached home or hotel).
  • Gently wash the Tattoo with the foam of the mild soap or mild hand wash to clean plasma that comes out from tattoo.
  • Do not apply any soap or antiseptic liquids to the Tattoo directly.
  • Let dry for 20 minutes.
  • When tattoo is completely dry, apply cream/ointment.
  • We recommend Dr. Special Calendula, Neosporin or Tat Wax.
  • Do not wrap the Tattoo in any ways.
  • Apply cream/ointment two times a day.
  • Apply a thin layer of the cream. (Putting on too thick of a layer, wouldn’t allow your skin to breathe).
  • Apply the recommended cream for two weeks and then apply body moisturizer until healed.
  • For the first few days after you get tattooed, your skin maybe be itchy and sore. This is normal.
  • Avoid stressing the Tattoo while physical workouts.
  • Do not wash the tattoo.
  • Do not touch the tattoo.
  • Do not wear tight clothing over the tattoo.
  • Do not apply any oil, Vaseline or other products (causes rashes and to fade).
  • If touch up required, it will be chargeable as per the size.
  • A tattoo that isn’t properly cared for, can get infected. Infected skin will be red, warm, and painful. It may leak pus.
  • In case of infection, apply SOFRAMYCIN cream.
  • If worsens, contact your doctor.

Note: We do not take any responsibility, if the above instructions are not followed.

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