After 2 hours 1. First start by washing your hands with a dial antibacterial soap. 2. Remove bandage and wash your new tattoo gently with dial soap. DO NOT use an abrasive cloth make sure to remove all plasma off your new tattoo ( plasma is a slime like substance that occurs when your skin starts to heal) 4. Pat dry thoroughly and let your new tattoo air dry for the first 2 days DO NOT apply any ointment or lotion 5. After 2 days apply a very small pea size amount of A&D ointment to your tattoo and gently rub it into the skin until it is absorbed. You do not need to apply a thick coat of ointment. Repeat twice daily for 3 days then switch to a non scented non medicated lotion. ( curel, lubriderm, etc.) 6. DO NOT pick at your new tattoo if scabbing occurs. Gently rub softly over your artwork to relieve itching.
Your new piece of artwork will usually heal in 7-10 days but can take up to 1mth t0 fully heal.
Spot testing is available for people with severe allergic reactions.