Frequently asked questions
Should my tattoo scab?
Tattoos scab after about 5-7 days depending on the tipe of tattoo you're getting or your skin type. The scabbing should be pretty light and quite similar with what happens to your skin after a sunburn.
How should I prepare for a tattoo session?
The most important thing you can do is be physicaly prepared before getting started with your tattoo. This is what you should do:
Can I bring some friends with me?
You can totally bring a friend with you, but unfortunatelly they will have to sit in the waiting area. The tattoo room should not be crowded as a tattoo artist usually needs clear passage to other rooms and cabinets in the room.
Can I go to the gym right after I get my tattoo?
Ideally it's best to avoid intensive workout for a week after getting your tattoo. During workout your body is sweating and your skin is stretching, so this may slow down the healing process or even cause wounds. You can start again slowly with your exercise after a week.
Can I get a suntan after getting my tattoo?
It's absolutely wrong to sunbathe right after getting your tattoo done, and even right before. This will lead to infection and the tattoo will look completely ruined after healing.
How do I make my tattoo look better?
After your tattoo is healed it might look a bit different from what it looked like in the first day, but that doesn't mean you can't give it a boost every now and then. Remember to wait until one month has passed and your tattoo in completely healed before you do this: