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If a tattoo is scabed over will it heal correctly?
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Dr. Steven Hill
Family Medicine
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In brief: Maybe
A scab is a response to inflammation and often occurs right after an injury to the skin - it may also be a sign of an infection to your tattoo.
It should be checked if increased redness, drainage, pain - wash and cover with a dry dressing after drying.

In brief: Maybe
A scab is a response to inflammation and often occurs right after an injury to the skin - it may also be a sign of an infection to your tattoo.
It should be checked if increased redness, drainage, pain - wash and cover with a dry dressing after drying.
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