Tattoo Care and Risks

Signs of an Infected Tattoo

You can potentially avoid an infection with proper aftercare, and ensuring that yoru tattoo artist uses clean equipment. Developing an infection in or around your tattoo can greatly disfigure and ruin your tattoo. Also use clean hands when caring for a new tattoo in order to best prevent an infection. An infection generally starts when a bacteria invades the healing tattoo. This is why it is very important to use clean hands when caring for […]


Signs of Tattoo Scarring

Scarring can make your tattoo look bad, so you want to make sure that before you get a tattoo, that you’re going to a reputable artist. You’ll find that many of the problems that are associated with a bad tattoo artist. If the tattoo artist digs too deep when tattooing, the risk of scarring is increased. Signs of scarring include raised skin, discoloration, raised bumps, and sometimes random itchiness. In most cases, the scarring will […]