Are you the proud owner of some new ink and in need of some tips for caring for a new tattoo? Caring for your new artwork is important since you want to avoid any infections, scarring or blotchiness. So with that said, let’s go over some essential tips on caring for your gorgeous new tattoo and keep it looking healthy.
1. Leave Your Bandage on Overnight
The first tip for caring for a new tattoo is to leave your bandage on overnight. Some will say you only have to leave it wrapped for a few hours but fresh ink has a tendency to slightly bleed off the area and onto sheets the first night so it’s a good idea to keep it covered.