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Tattoo aftercare is pretty straightforward – clean and moisturize often, avoid sources of bacteria, and monitor for signs of infection. But for hand tattoos, there’s a bit more to proper aftercare.  Your hands are involved in nearly every part of your daily life – meaning more wear and tear and increased exposure to the elements (sunlight, cold weather, infections, etc.). And because you’re pushing, pulling, and grabbing things throughout the day, the skin on your hands wrinkles and stretches over time from constant use, which could reduce the lifetime of your tattoo. For these reasons, the worst places to get...

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From celebrities to chronic ink enthusiasts, finger tattoos are a subtle & stylish way to express yourself.  Maybe you want to get a matching tattoo with your friends, wedding bands with your partner, or are just looking to add some fresh ink to your hand. Whatever your reasoning, you should know how to properly care for your finger tattoo so that you can keep it looking healthy & fresh. Proper aftercare for your finger tattoo As with any tattoo, there are a few things that you must do to properly care for it. Your new ink looks great, but your...

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Depending on size, location, and skin type, aftercare for your back tattoo might look a bit different than someone else’s. Larger tattoos that take several sessions to complete will likely hurt more and take longer to heal than a smaller one. Similarly, fresh ink on your love handles or upper back/lower neck area will probably hurt more than a piece on your shoulder blades. But no matter how big it is, where it is, or your skin type, we have you covered with everything you need to know about back tattoo aftercare. How do you take care of a tattoo...

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Tattoos are painful. No matter where they are on your body, big or small, tattoos hurt. And if you’re worried about the pain, you’ve probably heard of tattoo numbing creams. And you probably have the same question as everyone else, do tattoo numbing creams really work? Yes, tattoo numbing creams work.  Tattoo numbing creams help you sit pain-free for hours at a time, allowing you to add ink without all of the pain.  But you still might be asking yourself, how do they work? And are they the best solution for me? How Tattoo Numbing Creams Work There are three...

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Tattoos are no joke; they hurt. Bust just how bad? And can you make them hurt less? Learn how bad pain varies between different body parts and 11 proven ways that you can make your next tattoo hurt less. 

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