FAQs

Q?Is there anything I shouldn’t use on my healing tattoo?
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Yes for the next two months (eight weeks) Keep any Dirt, Oil or Grease off tattoo. NEVER EXPOSE TO ANY TYPE OF LAZERS: Most Lasers used for hair removal will remove tattoo ink. Don’t use Baby Oil, Vaseline, Neosporin, Alcohol, Hydrogen Peroxide, Body Scrub, Body Glitter, Sun tan lotion or tanning oil and if your tattoo is on your ankle or foot avoid yard work. No Mowing grass or sitting on freshly cut grass for at least one month.

Q?What kind of Lotion should I use?
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We prefer Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula or Lubriderm Lotion. You can use any fragrance free & non greasy lotion. DO NOT USE: Baby Oil, Vaseline, A & D Ointment, Neosporin, Tanning Cream or Alpha-Hydroxides and/or Fruit peels.

Q?Can I go to the beach or swimming in a pool?
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Not for the first two months. You need to keep it out of the Sun, Saltwater, Sand and Chlorine for at least 8 weeks. After that when tattoo is exposed to the sun it should be covered with clothes or a thick layer of sun screen re-applied every 4 hours or after swimming each time.

Q?What do I wash it with?
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Wash with Liquid (Ivory, Soft-soap, Dial, etc.) Soap, lukewarm Water and a clean wash cloth or a clean hand. Rinse completely. Do not use a loofah or scrub brush over tattoo until healed. Gently Pat dry.

Q?Should I re-bandage tattoo?
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No. After removing the inital bandage Never re-bandage it. This can cause cause bacteria to grow under the bandage if left on too long. The tattoo needs to be clean & needs oxygen to heal.

Q?When do I remove the bandage?
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Remove Bandage In 4-6 Hours or if possible leave it on overnight. This way you won’t wake up stuck to your sheets.

Q?What are the business hours?
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Were Open 7 Days a Week. We open everyday at 12 o’clock noon, and close daily at 8 pm except Sun @ 6pm. Arrive at least 1 hour before closing if you want to be tattooed the same day.