Keep the tattoo aftercare film (saniderm, second skin or etc.) on your skin for 1-3 days. Depending if it stays on your skin perfectly or not. If it stays well, you can keep it up to a week.
You can have a quick shower with the tattoo aftercare film (saniderm, second skin or etc.) (it’s waterproof).
Please try not to sweat during these days, as your sweat will be blocked inside the plastic. Remove the tattoo aftercare film (saniderm, second skin or etc.) immediately when: Water goes in.
Your skin has reactions to the Dermalize: If the Dermalize comes off after a few hours, don’t worry, wash your tattoo with clean soapy water 1-2 times a day. Wash off any liquid that comes out from the wound, use a clean paper towel tap dry your tattoo.
Keep it dry and clean for the first 24 - 36 hours. No cream is needed before the wound is fully closed.
Then, start the “Day 3-4 ” process.
Gently remove the tattoo aftercare film (saniderm, second skin or etc.) under lukewarm running water, and wash the tattoo with soapy water to remove the remaining ink and the liquid from the wound.
Sometimes there might be some glue from the plastic sticking to your skin, DO NOT scrub or rub with a sponge or towel. Using a cream or coconut oil can help remove the glue.
Use a clean paper towel to tap dry your tattoo, then apply a very thin layer of the cream.
Apply 2-4 times a day.
Keep moisturizing your tattoo about 2-4 times a day.
Day 10 - week 4
Keep moisturizing once a day.
Keep your tattoo clean.
*make sure your hands are clean before you touch your tattoo
*be careful with pets, as they shouldn’t have contact with a fresh tattoo
*it’s best to change your sheets with a fresh tattoo; you will have contact with it while you sleep