Please read over this aftercare carefully. Let’s make sure that tattoo of yours heals b-e-a-utiful! Leave your Saniderm wrap on for at least 3 days, no more than 6 days. During this time your tattoo is going to weep and the bandage is going to fill up with body fluid called plasma.
Thereof, can Saniderm mess up a tattoo?
This means Saniderm can never damage or extract your ink. … There is no need to worry about Saniderm negatively affecting your ink at all. In fact, customers report that their tattoos retain more of the vibrant color of fresh ink after using Saniderm, compared to tattoos that have healed by other methods.
Secondly, what is a tattoo blowout?
Tattoo blowouts occur when a tattoo artist presses too hard when applying ink to the skin. The ink is sent below the top layers of skin where tattoos belong. Below the skin’s surface, the ink spreads out in a layer of fat.
Can you leave Saniderm on too long?
How long should I leave Saniderm on my tattoo? Everyone reacts differently to the healing process. In general you should leave the first piece of Saniderm on your tattoo for at least 24 hours after your artist applies it, but no longer than 7 days.
After the Removing the Bandage: Keep the tattooed area clean and dry. Gently clean with unscented soap at least once daily. Only use CLEAN HANDS to wash your tattoo.
If fluid is leaking out of the Saniderm bandage, this indicates a break in the seal of the adhesive. At this point, the tattoo is no longer being protected and is vulnerable to potential contaminants. Remove the bandage, clean the tattoo, and apply a new piece of Saniderm.
Saniderm has helped hundreds of thousands heal their new tattoos with ease. Tattoos using Saniderm heal faster, experience less scabbing and peeling, and undergo significantly less early tattoo damage.
While we don’t recommend taking a bath or going swimming after applying your Saniderm, taking a shower isn’t an issue. If you get your Saniderm wet, it’s no big deal! Saniderm stays on skin even when wet.
Leave the first bandage on overnight (24 hours max). Build-up of liquid under the bandage is normal and to be expected. If the bandage leaks, remove it! Leakage means the seal has broken and therefore bacteria can get trapped under the bandage.
The best way to remove Saniderm is to find an edge of the bandage, and then to pull it back over itself in the direction of hair growth. Pulling upward on the Saniderm can be painful, so we don’t recommend it.
two to four hours
If the tat is wrapped in plastic or a piece of regular bandage, you’ll need to wait until it’s off to shower. This can be anywhere from 1 to 24 hours, depending on the location and size of your ink.