Doctor insights on:
Risk Of Getting Tattoo While On Steroids
Tattoos on your breasts, or elsewhere, will not have any effect on your pregnancy or on breastfeeding your new baby. It may not be a good idea to get a new tattoo during pregnancy or while breastfeeding, because of the small risk of infection from the small breaks in the skin that ...Read more
If i get psoriasis on a tattoo will steroid creams and the psoriasis itself mess up the tattoo permanently?
I have eczma & have used Triamincinolone steroid cream chronically for years. Is it safe to get a tattoo or will the chronic use cause infection ?
No tattoo: Stay away from tattoo!. You already have skin disease and you do not want to add to it. Tattooing is a form of self-mutilation and broadcasts bad judgment of the person with the tattoo. ...Read more
Im almost done with my 7th month of accutane. How long do i have to wait before i can get a tattoo without risk? Thank you all xx
Atleast 4-6 mos: wait as long as it takes to restore the normal thickness and skin elasticity. Spend the time refining your perfect design. ...Read more
Yes: You are only at risk is universal infection precautions are not carried out. Ie. Sterilization, disposable needles, etc. Homemade or prison tattoos where the sharing of needles or ink is common is a common source of hepatitis c transmission. Be sure to ensure that your tatoo parlor uses proper sanitary precautions and techniques. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hello! Quick question. I had a pilar cyst removed from my head Monday. Would it be ok for me to get a tattoo later this week? Or too much risk?
Prednisone and tatto: If Prednisone has only been for a few weeks then there is no problem. If longer, you might have a higher risk of infection due to the immunosupression caused by prednisone. Long term use also causes skin fragility. I would wait until off of the prednisone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Risks of getting a tattoo while pregnant
- What are the risks of getting a tattoo while pregnant?
- How do i get rid of the pain on my nose from getting hit while wearing glasses?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Chances of getting pregnant while on depo-provera
- Chances of getting pregnant while on your period
- How to get rid of cramps while on your period?
- Can you get a tattoo while on clexane injections?
- Talk to a dermatologist online