What aftercare to use, oil, balm or cream?
For you to decide what tattoo aftercare to use, oil, balm or cream you need to understand the difference and advantages/disadvantages.
Tattoo after care is simply the method you use to take care of a tattoo from the day you get your new tattoo done to decades into the future.
This includes moisturizing, protection and keeping it clean.
What Tattoo aftercare best suits me?
The after care of a tattoo may be with the use of a tattoo cream, tattoo oil or tattoo balm.
Which one you choose is a personal choice. Consider the benefits each different product can offer you.
What tattoo aftercare to use, oil, balm or cream?
Apply tattoo aftercare to a new tattoo several times a day for 2 weeks and daily to a healed, healthy tattoo.
What are the advantages and disadvantages and what’s the difference?
Tattoo balm, advantages and differences.
Balm is a moisturizer of thick consistency and is made with natural ingredients like shea butter, cocoa butter and vitamin E etc.
Balms can help protect your tattoo from sun, wind damage and everyday harsh conditions. Balms may help reduce flaking and itching on a new tattoo.
Some tattoo balms can be quite greasy and may possibly be more difficult to apply to a larger tattoo.
Tattoo oil, advantages and differences.
Tattoo oil is quite liquid and generally contains essential oils, such as lavender oil and tea tree oil.
All good quality oils can be excellent moisturizers and on new tattoos oil is very good at reducing inflammation and can help reduce pain.
Oils can be a bit messy to handle and can stain clothes if not applied properly.
As with all aftercare products, use them sparingly and wipe off excess with a tissue to prevent any mess.
Tattoo cream, advantages and differences.
Tattoo cream comes somewhere in between oils and balms as a tattoo aftercare.
Cream is usually a good moisturizer, non-greasy and easy to apply.
Cream contain ingredients that aid healing like aloe vera, vitamin A suspended in an emulsion cream.
Some creams may have less chemicals in them and possibly a better option for people with sensitive skin.
It is probable creams have less chemicals in them.
You should only use tattoo aftercare products and nothing else on your tattoo This includes soap, lotion, and makeup.
Tattman premium Tattoo aftercare products:
Tattman tattoo aftercare products consist of:
Creams: With 11 different ingredients in 50 ml and 100 ml sizes.
Balms: With 9 different ingredients in 30 ml and 70 ml sizes.
Oils: With 7 different ingredients in 20 ml and 30 ml sizes.
Mega Black balm for black ink: with 11 different ingredients in various sizes.
Mega Black oil for black ink: with 9 different ingredients in various sizes.