Tattooing After-Care Instructions:

  • For at least 2 week, minimize exposure to sunlight, and discourage any swimming in fresh, salt or chlorinated water.
  • Properly cleanse the tattooed area.
  • Apply antibiotic ointment or Aquaphor.
  • Use sterile bandages when necessary.

The client shall consult a health care practitioner at the first sign of infection or any allergic reaction and report any diagnosed infection, allergic reaction, or adverse reaction resulting from the application of the tattoo to the artist and the Texas Dept of Health, Drugs and Medical Devices Division @ 1-888-839-6676