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Tattoo aftercare instructions for a fresh tattoo

A well made tattoo won’t necessarily guarantee a proper healing. Follow the tattoo aftercare instructions in full to ensure a proper healing of a fresh tattoo

Tattoo Aftercare Instructions

Tattoo Aftercare Instructions

Clean your hands before taking care of the tattoo!

Steps:

  1. Remove the plastic wrap after two hours.
  2. Wash the tattoo with running warm water and soap. Clean by hand gently and thoroughly the fluid discharge.
  3. Dry with a clean towel and wrap the tattoo with plastic wrap again.
  4. During the first 48 hours, repeat steps 1 – 3 every two hours. wrap a fresh plastic wrap before going to sleep.
  5. 24 hours after you made the tattoo, apply a very thin layer of the ointment “Bepanthen Plus“. Dab it gently into the skin until the ointment will disappear.
  6. Apply the ointment for two weeks, three to five times a day.

Tips:

  • Unclean hands might cause for infection to your tattoo.
  • Make sure the plastic wrap is tight on the skin, without any air pockets.
  • If you have any ointment leftovers on the tattoo (applied too much) wipe them off. In no case do not leave a thick layer of ointment on the tattoo.
  • Do not expose the tattoo to the sun, sea or pool for two weeks. No problem with showers.
  • You must not peel or scratch your tattoo!
  • Be sure to wear soft fabric clothes. Also, It’s very important to keep on a high level of general hygiene, including clothing and clean bedding.
  • Treat your tattoo well so it will look amazing for the rest of your life!

Do not hesitate to contact us with any questions regarding the healing process

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