After Care Instructions
First and Foremost….
Listen to your Artist. They know their work and the best way to take care of each individual piece.
Now that the artists work has ended your work begins…
Follow the specific instructions your artist has given you; The aftercare of your tattoo is just as important, if not more important, than getting the actual tattoo. If a tattoo does not heal properly, it may not turn out as you wanted it to.
Signs and Symptoms of Infection:
Some soreness, swelling and redness may occur when tattoos are new and healing. With the proper care of your new tattoo, infection is very rare. However, whenever the skin is broken infection is always possible. If any of the following should occur, please contact your tattoo artist and physician immediately. The following can be signs of infection:
I understand this is not reasonably possible for the tattoo artist to determine whether I might have an allergic reaction to the pigments, or the processes used in creating my tattoo, and I agree to accept the risk that such a reaction is possible. I understand that tattooing is an art and variations in color and design may exist between tattoos as selected by me and applied to my body. I understand that if my skin color is dark, the colors will not appear as bright as they do on light skin. If my tattoo is a symbol or something written in a language other than English, Jersey Sure Lines Tattoo LLC, and the tattoo artist are not responsible for what it may or may not mean.
A tattoo may appear to be fully healed on the surface after a short time. However, deeper layers of skin will still be repairing for 2-4 months. We recommend a good moisturizing regimen for this entire period.
AVOID the following:
If you are uncertain about any of the above call, text, email or stop in the shop! Your tattoo artist made sure to give you SPECIFIC instructions for YOUR tattoo. We understand you may need a reminder. Do not hesitate to reach out!!!