After Care Instructions

  • After 1 hr. remove bandage
  • Wash gently with soap and water, blot dry
  • Apply A&D ointment
  • Keep tattoo open to the air as much as possible
  • For the first 24 hrs. do not use plastic wrap unless your are exposed to dirty conditions
  • Continue applying a thin coat of A&D ointment until the tattoo is completely healed
  • Avoid long soaking in any water for at least 2 weeks
  • Avoid exposure to the sun
  • Use sunblock during summer months
  • Do not pick or scratch your tattoo; flaking is part of the normal healing process


Possible Side Effects

  • Temporary
    • Swelling
    • Redness
    • Tenderness
    • Bruising


Signs of Infection

  • Fever
  • Rash
  • Consult your family Physician
    at any sign of infection.