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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Possible: There is a good possibility based on the ingredients of the ink used for tattoo.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
17 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Tincture of time: It should heal on its own. But to prevent from drying place petroleum on it.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Care: The tattoo is likely healing keep it clean , dot scrub it, cover it with aquaphor or cetaphil several times a day keeping it from crusting over. If p ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Contact dermatitis: Sensitivity to instrument or coloring used during tattooing. Watch out for infection. Topical steroids may be helpful
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Tattoo Dye Reaction: In addition to the transmission of infectious disease, reactions to tattoo pigments have also been described. These reactions include acute inflammato ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Finke
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes!: Tattoos can and do get infected. People may also develop an allergy/reaction to the ink/dye that is used. It is important to go to a reputable tatto ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
May be sensitive: There are many ingredients in Aquaphor and you may be sensitive to one of them. You really should need much more mositurizer but if your skin remains ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Allergy: You are probably reacting to a dye in your tattoo, and these reactions are mostly seen with red dye. This is going to be a chronic problem. Potent top ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Allergy?: This sounds like an allergy to your ink I would have a dermatologist look at the tattoo. If allergic you can not use a laser to remove the tattoo.

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