REMOVE BANDAGE:
Leave your bandage on for no longer than 3 hours. 

1.CLEAN YOUR TATTOO:
 ALWAYS wash your hands before and touching or cleaning your tattoo.
Rinse your tattoo thoroughly with warm water and a non-fragranced  anti-bacterial soap.

Gently pat dry with a clean paper towel.
     AVOID- Fragranced soaps, washcloths, towels and sponges.


2. APPLY PRODUCT:
Apply a THINLAYER of tattoo aftercare product.

Consult with your artist before using a product that was not originally recommended.
    AVOID- Fragranced lotions, Neosporin and other petroleum based products .

3. REPEAT: 
Over the next  2 weeks repeat this process by rinsing your tattoo 3 times DAILY.
Apply THIN LAYERS of tattoo aftercare product throughout the day. 
     AVOID- Applying too much or too little tattoo aftercare product.


WHAT TO EXPECT:
Minor swelling, soreness or irritation may be present for the first few days.
Ink may come off onto your clothing, or bedding. 
Peeling and flaking (like a sunburn) after a few days is normal.
If taken care of properly the tattoo should not scab. 
If scabbing does occur allow scabs to fall off naturally.
Itchiness is normal, DO NOT PICK OR SCRATCH your tattoo.

AVOID:
TIGHT CLOTHING, HOT TUBS, SWIMMING POOLS, 
OCEANS, TANNING BEDS & SUN  to the tattooed area. 
Keep pets / animals away from your tattoo.  

AFTER YOUR TATTOO IS HEALED:
It takes 30 days for a tattoo to be completely healed. 
Protect your tattoo by applying sunblock any time your tattoo will be exposed to sunlight.

TOUCH-UPS:
A tattoo can be re-touched once the healing process is complete. 
Tattoo touch-ups are FREE of charge 
 when completed with-in 90 days of receiving your tattoo. 
Touch-ups are completed on an appointment only basis.
 If you would like to schedule your touch-up appointment
please contact the studio at 410.956.5616

QUESTIONS: 

Please feel free to contact Bully Ink at 410.956.5616 or bullyinktattoo@gmail.com