Getting a brand new tattoo is a hugely exciting experience for most people - especially when you’ve been waiting in anticipation for your tattooing session for what seems like a lifetime.
Sometimes though, the aftercare process doesn’t seem to go to plan, and for whatever reason you may have had an accident which has led to cutting or grazing your new work of art.
Getting a cut on your tattoo can be extremely worrying; the last thing you want is for your tattoo to become permanently blemished.
However, there many variables that dictate how much damage a cut or graze will actually do to your ink, and there many times where you shouldn’t have to worry about any long term damage to your tattoo at all.Read More
Most people know that the sun can be extremely harmful to all tattoos no matter how new or old they are. However, many people are unsure about the effects that sunscreen may also have on a new tattoo, and what problems it could potentially cause during the tattoo healing process.Read More
After getting a new tattoo, you’d expect it to heal perfectly with no issues - but this isn’t always the case. Your ink can be affected by many different problems during the healing process, and white spots appearing on a new tattoo is one of them. Issues like these can also no-doubt cause much worry for the tattoo owner.
This article sets out to show you what exactly could be causing these white spots to appear on your tattoo, and what you should do to treat and prevent the problem from reoccurring.Read More
Due to the millions of acne sufferers around the world, it’s only natural that sometimes these spots and pimples develop over the area of a tattoo. When this happens, many people naturally become concerned that the spots and pimples on their tattoos will be able to permanently damage the appearance of the ink - especially if lots of them appear at once.Read More
Most tattoos end up healing perfectly once completed, but there can sometimes unfortunately be problems and hiccups that arise concerning the appearance of your new ink - and tattoo scarring is one of them.
In this article we will help you to understand exactly what tattoo scarring is, how it happens, and how you can attempt to treat and overcome any scarring that your tattoo may have developed.Read More
Although it would seem appropriate to take Ibuprofen or another type of painkiller before getting a tattoo to help dull the sting of the needles; they may sometimes actually cause issues that can negatively affect your tattooing session.Read More
After getting the perfect tattoo that you’ve been wanting for so long, it’s only natural for you to want to ensure that it looks amazing for the rest of its life.
Whilst there are several things you can do to ensure that your tattoos remain looking fresh, clear and vibrant, many people are now beginning to turn to using essential oils in order to maintain the long-term appearance of their ink.Read More
Watercolor tattoos have recently become extremely popular amongst tattoo enthusiasts, and in-turn this means that there are naturally many questions that are regularly asked about them. One of the main ones that everybody is interested about is how quickly watercolor tattoos fade.
There are many skeptics who believe that tattoos should never be done in a watercolor style as they are not robust enough to stand the test of time - but it isn’t as simple as that.Read More
After getting a brand new tattoo, you will need all of the sleep that you can get in order for your body to have the best chance possible at healing itself quickly and effectively. However, sleeping with a new tattoo can be both painful and uncomfortable - not to mention worrisome as nobody wants to accidentally damage their new ink during the night.
Keep reading for AuthorityTattoo’s top tips for a better night's sleep with a new tattoo:Read More
Many people aren’t aware about the dangers of tattoo bubbling or what causes it - but it can really damage your tattoo if it isn’t fixed quickly.Read More