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Giving Your New Ink a Good Start: 8 Tips for Tattoo Newbies

Before you start showing off your new ink, it's important to get the aftercare right! Follow these tips and your fresh ink will be looking fabulous in no time!


How to Take Care of an Old Tattoo to Keep It Fresh and Bright

1 in 5 UK adults are tattooed, and while the internet is swimming with information on how to care for your new ink, there's much less available when it comes to keeping your tattoo looking fresh for longer.


DIY Tattoo-Brightening Exfoliator Scrub Recipes With Simple Ingredients

Keep your tattoos looking fresh and vibrant with DIY tattoo scrubs. You don’t need to shell out excess cash for exfoliators made “exclusively for tattoos.” Here are some simple recipes using just 3 ingredients found right in your kitchen pantry.


How to Keep Your Tattoos Looking Fresh and Prevent Fading

While tattoos are permanent, the ink pigments that form your art can degrade to look dull and lifeless with time or improper care. Although fading is an inevitable process (just like aging), learn the dos and don'ts to slow the process.


Bad Aftercare Advice: The Truth About Tattoo & Piercing Products

Aftercare advice varies from place to place. Some people have some really bad ideas. Let's discuss the strange and contradictory tips you've heard and discuss what really works.


A Comprehensive Guide to Caring for Your New Tattoo

The healing process for anyone with a new tattoo can be confusing and nerve wracking, especially if it's your first. This is a guide to help you understand and deal with the tattoo healing process.


Should I Wrap My New Tattoo and For How Long?

When should you wrap a new tattoo and why? Make sure you wrap your tattoo the right way. Read on!


Reviews of the 5 Best Tattoo Aftercare Kits

Reviews of the best aftercare kits available to assist you through all the stages of your tattoo's healing and protection. Reviews and links.


I Just Got a New Tattoo—When Can I Go Swimming and Get It Wet?

Want to know if you can get your new tattoo wet? Read on to find out when you can start bathing, showering, soaking, or going swimming with a new tattoo... or just cleaning it.


Tattoo Aftercare: Tips and Tricks for People With Sensitive Skin

Once comfortable with the aftercare process, I adjusted the routine to fit my needs and the way my body heals. These may not work for everyone. When in doubt, follow aftercare instructions from your artist.


Tattoo Aftercare Product Reviews (Ink Fixx, Tattoo Goo, and After Inked)

Get reviews of the top three aftercare lotions and find out what the best lotion is for you to help your new tattoo heal.


How to Stop Tattoo Pain: Numbing Cream and Dr. Numb

Learn what a numbing cream does, how it works, how to use it, and which brand to choose.


How to Take Care of a Tattoo

You've done it! You've finally got a tattoo. So now what? How do you keep it looking awesome? Easy, just follow these simple tips to help your tattoo heal and keep it in tip-top shape for the weeks, months, and years to come.


Simple Tattoo Aftercare Instructions for Optimum Results

Tattoo aftercare instructions to ensure no colour loss. Protect your tattoo throughout its healing with an everyday household item!


How to Clean and Treat Your New Tattoo

Tattoo aftercare tips and instruction. How to look after your new tattoo and avoid infections.


How to Heal Tattoos Fast: Recovery Times and Aftercare Tips

Learn which products to use, how to care for a new tattoo, and what to watch out for. Healing tattoos isn't difficult if you know what you're doing, and a few simple steps make all the difference.

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Tattoo Aftercare Tips and Help

A guide on aftercare and what not to do after getting a new tattoo.

This is the peacock feather I photographed for my tattoo design.

Caring for Healing Tattoos

Taking care of your new tattoo is essential for beautiful skin art for the rest of your life. Learn how to best care for your healing tattoo.