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  • A tattoo is the same as an open wound and should be taken care of in the same way.

  • Two to three hours after the tattoo is finished, remove the dressing and gently wash in warm soapy water.

  • Gently dry with a clean towel.

  • Put a thin coating of aftercare on.

  • Do not put any further dressings on.

  • Next day wash as normal.

  • Keep the tattoo clean at all times. Don't pick at forming scabs.

  • Avoid sunlight.

  • Don't go swimming for two weeks.

  • Any problems, return to your tattooist for advice.