TATTOO  TIPS & TRICKS 

​DO'S

  • Wear loose clothing that will allow your artist to reach the area
    you wish to have tattooed

  • Wear clothing that will not be of concern if damaged/stained by ink

  • Drink plenty of water before visiting for you appointment and stay hydrated as much as possible

  • Your artist will shave area of the tattoo placement except for palms of hands and soles of feet. Please feel free to pre-shave area before arriving. Artist will shave regardless do to sanitary purposes.

  • Refer to AFTER CARE instructions and for any additional questions please feel free to give us a call

DON'TS

  • DO NOT CONSUME ALCOHOL ON DAY OF OR BEFORE VISIT

  • When healing the average time frame for a tattoo is 10- 14 days.
    Keep in mind that each individual varies and could 
    perspectively
    take up to a month to completely heal

  • During healing process your tattoo may appear milky white.
    That is normal. At this point in time it may become itchy and flaky.
    DO NOT SCRATCH THE AREA

  • If your tattoo is typically in an area desired to be shaven DO NOT SHAVE WHILE TATTOO IS HEALING. Please wait until completely healed

  • REMINDER: All tattoos fade and fuzz over time. the more abuse the tattoo takes the less the art holds. Wear sunscreen, lotion and avoid abundant amounts of sunlight

Located at
1985 US Hwy 22 West

Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

(908) 288-7941

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