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Tattoo Aftercare

The first day

First Day
  • Remove the foil after 2 hours and wash the tattoo with perfume-free soap.
  • Before going to bed, wash the tattoo again with perfume-free soap.
  • You don’t need to apply any ointment on the first day.


The next 4 weeks

  • From day 2: Wash the tattoo 3 times a day.
  • Apply a thin layer of Bepanthen ointment or other tattoo aftercare ointment 3 times a day.
  • Maintain this regimen for 4 weeks.
  • Washing the tattoo is only necessary during the first 2 weeks.

After 4 weeks

  • For the next 4 weeks, apply Bepanthen ointment to the tattoo once a day for the best results.
  • Afterward, it is recommended to apply body lotion to your tattoo daily.

Important tips during the healing process.

  • Always wash your hands before caring for the tattoo to prevent infections.
  • Avoid scratching the tattoo to prevent damage.
  • Don’t wear tight or stained clothing that can irritate the tattoo.
  • Do not use band-aids or bandages to cover the tattoo.
  • Avoid baths, swimming pools, saunas, and steam baths to prevent infections.
  • Protect the tattoo from direct sunlight or tanning beds, as the tattooed skin remains sensitive.
  • Always apply sunscreen to your tattoo to prevent discoloration and sun damage.