Congratulations on your new tattoo! Taking proper care of your tattoo during the healing process is crucial to ensure its longevity and vibrant appearance. Here are some essential aftercare guidelines to follow:

  1. Keep it clean: Gently wash with mild soap and water. Pat dry.
  2. Apply ointment: Use tattoo-specific ointment to moisturize and protect.
  3. Avoid excessive moisture: Limit water exposure and avoid soaking.
  4. Don’t scratch or pick: Tap or slap gently to relieve itching.
  5. Protect from the sun: Keep out of direct sunlight and use sunscreen.
  6. Avoid tight clothing: Opt for loose-fitting garments.
  7. Stay away from pools and gyms: Avoid swimming and intense workouts.
  8. Follow artist’s instructions: Listen to their advice for optimal healing.

Consult a professional if you notice signs of infection or unusual symptoms.

Proper aftercare ensures a beautiful, lasting tattoo.

Remember, every individual and tattoo is unique, so the healing process may vary. If you notice any signs of infection, prolonged redness, excessive swelling, or unusual discharge, consult a healthcare professional promptly.