WHAT SHOULD I DO TO HEAL MY TATTOO PROPERLY?



The do’s and don’ts of tattoo aftercare

 
  • Apply a thin layer of Neosporin for 4-5 days 3 times a day.
  • After 5 days begin using Vaseline petroleum jelly as often as needed to keep the skin from drying out.
  • Continue using Vaseline for the remainder of two weeks or until the tattoo has completely healed.
  • Wear a cotton clothes that rub or constricts the tattooed area.
  • Use Dove or Pears Orange soap.
  • Use tap water for bathing avoid using hard water.
  • Don’t prick, scratch, or shave the healing tattoo.
  • Submerge tattoo in water for extended period.
  • Don’t go for swimming in sea water, Avoid pool bath.
  • Tan in a bed or direct sunlight.
  • Avoid exposing tattoo area to heat.