Next, we’ll show you five steps that will help you care for your tattoos so you can enjoy them for many years.
Sunlight one of the most important aspects of taking care of tattoos is sunlight. Although we want to show them, we need to ensure that it doesn’t damage the tattoo while it is still healing.
- Cleaning a New Tattoo: Going to the pool or beach might not be a good idea. This is because the tattoo must remain clean and dry until it is properly cured.
- Care: Touching the tattoo during this time can be tempting. As scabs form on the skin of the tattoo, it can become tempting to touch it.
- Patience – patience is not your most admirable virtue of yours. However, you should still exercise it. Do not forget that in the long run, it will be something you have with you.
Creams: It is important to moisturize, but with a cream or an ointment that maintains good skin condition. However, you should always consult your tattoo artist for the best options.
These tips will make it easier to care for your tattoo.
Do not hesitate to reach out to your tattoo shop if you have any questions about your new tattoo. They will be happy and able to provide all the help you need.
This post was written by J Michael Taylor. J Michael Taylor is an artist and owner of Black Amethyst Tattoo Gallery. Black Amethyst is the best amongst St Pete tattoo shops. They provide an art-first approach to custom tattooing in a gallery setting.