• Remove your bandage in 10 hours or if saniderm was used, leave it on for 3-5 days.
  • After bandage is removed, wash the tattoo with warm water and anti-bacterial soap using only your fingertips. Do not scrub.
  • Air dry for 5-10 minutes
  • Apply a very small amount of Aquaphore and lightly rub in completely…
  • The tattoo must be able to breathe!
  • Wash hands before and after cleaning and treating your tattoo in order to avoid infection or contamination. Consult a doctor if an infection occurs.
  • Wash and treat at least 2 times a day for 2 weeks.
  • Re-bandaging is highly discouraged. If recovering is necessary, a sterile bandage or dressing should be used.


  • Do Not: Soak in the tub or shower.
  • Do Not: let the shower spray directly on the tattoo.
  • Do Not go into: Hot tubs, pools, lakes, tanning beds, and direct sunlight.
  • Do Not: Let clothing or bandage rub.
  • Do Not: Rub, pick or scratch your tattoo