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As tattoo stigma continues to fade from society, neck tattoos are becoming increasingly more acceptable. They’re striking in appearance and often indicate a bold, adventurous attitude.  And because they can’t be concealed with clothing, it’s important that they heal properly to maintain their signature look. That’s where a consistent aftercare routine comes into play – to keep your ink looking fresh forever.  Proper aftercare for your neck tattoo The aftercare process is similar to that of other body parts, with just a few extra things to consider. Let’s start with the most important thing to remember about your new ink. ...

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There are plenty of tips & tricks for what to do after you get a new tattoo. But don’t forget about tattoo preparation – it’s just as important as aftercare. Ink is a long-term commitment and prep work starts weeks before your session. You need to make sure your body and your mind are ready for the experience.  From picking a design to sitting in the chair, here’s exactly how to prepare for your next tattoo session.  A few weeks before your session If you already have a design and location picked out for your new ink, that’s great. If...

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The best aftercare for your chest tattoo As with any tattoo, there are a few things that you must do to properly care for your new ink. It looks great, but your tattoo is a fresh wound and needs to be treated the right way. Caring for your new chest piece is pretty straightforward. Clean & moisturize regularly, wear loose-fitting shirts, and protect it from any possible sources of infection. But to make sure it heals properly, follow this exact guide to chest tattoo aftercare.  How to clean a chest tattoo Chest tattoos can be difficult to keep clean. But...

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Forearm tattoos are wildly popular for newbies and enthusiasts alike. They’re stylish, easy to show off (and hide if necessary), and one of the least painful areas of your body to have tattooed. And if you’ve recently decided to add some fresh ink to your forearm or are preparing to do so, it’s important to develop a healthy aftercare routine to protect both your skin & new ink. Proper aftercare for your forearm tattoo You’ve just put a great deal of your time, money, and consideration into your new forearm tattoo – now it’s time to take care of it....

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Ankle tattoos are seen as an entry point for people who are new to the ink scene. They’re usually simple, fairly inexpensive, and relatively painless compared to other body parts. But make no mistake, proper ankle tattoo aftercare is just as important.  Designs often vary based on the location of your tattoo. Some prefer small designs on top of the ankle bone, medium-sized ones that wrap around the ankle, or even larger pieces that extend downwards onto their feet. Regardless of where you want it placed, common designs include flowers, a word or saying, butterflies, barbwire, and more.  If you’re...

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