• Remove the bandages after 2-3 hours. Do not re-bandage the tattoo.

  • Carefully wash your tattoo with warm water and unscented anti-bacterial soap. Make sure the water does not directly touch the tattooed surface. Gently lather, and do not scrub the surface of the tattoo.

  • Let the area air-dry or pat it down gently with a paper towel.

  • Apply a thin layer of specialized tattoo moisturizer (Tat Wax/ Tattoo Goo) 3 to 5 times a day. If you prefer, you can also use A & D ointment.

  • Peeling and flaking of skin is normal. DO NOT pick or scratch your tattoo.

Things to Avoid

  • Do not soak your tattoo.

  • Avoid Swimming, bathing, saunas and hot tubs.

  • Avoid exposure to direct sunlight, UV rays, and tanning.

  • Do not wear tight fitting clothing, shoes, jewelry that can irritate the tattoo.

  • Always wash your hands before handling the tattoo.