Aftercare

Tattoo Aftercare
  • Remove bandage after 2-3 hours and wash with unscented soap and water until vaseline is fully removed.
  • Always dab dry with a clean towel DO NOT let it air dry.
  • Repeat the steps above if there’s any lymph (transparent/bloody liquid_ coming out of the tattoo; if the lymph dries, it will create a thick scab.
  • Apply a thin layer of unscented moisturizer after 2-3 days or when the tattoo feels dry.
  • Keep your tattoo clean!

DO NOT pick at your tattoo or scratch it

DO NOT suntan, swim or soak your tattoo until the scabs have fallen off (2-3 weeks)

DO NOT listen to your friends “advice”; call us with any questions!

Piercing Aftercare

BODY AFTERCARE

  • Wash your hands thoroughly prior to cleaning and/or touching your piercing.
  • Fill a glass/bowl with warm saline solution. Soak the piercing directly in the saline solution. Rince piercing with water after soaking as salt residues can cause irritation.
  • Use a mild, unsented soap like Spectrogel to clean your piercing in the shower. Remove the crusts off the jewelry using a Q-tip and water

AVOID Friction | Playing with the jewelry. The use of alcohol: hydrogen peroxide and ointments (polysporin); Lakes, pools, Jacuzzi, All the beauty and personal care product on or around the piercing.

ORAL AFTERCARE

  • For the exterior of mouth, use the same advices as for the body aftercare.
  • Use an alcohol free mouthwash, after each meals, for 3 weeks.
  • Mouthwash for at least 30 seconds.
  • IT IS VERY IMPORTANT to shorten the jewel after 3 weeks.

AVOID Playing with the jewelry | Excessive talking | Gargle with alcohol | Oral Sex | beer, wine, mild, anything containing yeast and microorganisms.

Repeat these steps 2x/day for the first 3 weeks. Then, 1x/day until there’s no redness/crust/sensitivity. Take advils or ibuprofene as recommended.

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We believe that it is extremely important to keep our working environment sterilized and clean for the best working conditions possible. Therefore above all the measurements we try to keep a sterilized environment, we also use Autoclave Testing Services. Autoclave Testing Service provides sterilizer monitoring for Tattoo Lounge Montreal. They are a widely recognized industry leader in sterility assurance products, providing the most professional sterilizer monitoring service available in the industry.