Your Guide to care for your Cosmetic Tattoo

Welcome to the Before and After Guide on how to care for your new Cosmetic Tattoo.

In true Daisy Skin style, we like to be specific because we care.

Please take the time to familiarise yourself with this Guide one week before your appointment to optimise your results.

Pre Treatment Care

5 Days Prior

*LIPS: Exfoliate lips with a sugar scrub. Keep moisturised.

*LIPS: Boost your immune system with Lysine 1000mg, Vitamin C 200mg, Zinc 5mg.

2 Days Prior

  • No fish oils (if prescribed by your Doctor you will need their advice)

  • No anti-inflammatories (Ibuprofen, Nurofen, Aspirin, Disprin, Voltaren, Diclofenac etc)

*EYES: Remove false lashes

24 Hours Prior

  • No alcohol

Day of Appointment

  • No caffeine 6 hours before (tea, coffee, energy drinks, pre-workout shakes)

  • No strenuous exercise 

  • Strictly no smoking 

  • Be well hydrated and eat a light meal beforehand

  • Empty your bladder beforehand

*EYES: Remove contact lenses. Bring eye drops if you have dry eyes.

*EYES: Remove ALL eye makeup prior to appointment.

*LIPS: Commence anti-viral treatment if you’ve ever had cold sores. Follow your Pharmacists advice. 

Post Treatment Care

Day of Treatment

  • Sleep on a fresh pillowslip

*LIPS: Ice-compress (10 mins on / 10 mins off) until swelling subsides

*LIPSAvoid eating spicy foods

*BROWS: Pat brow with fresh cotton pad every 10 minutes until clear lymph fluid stops

For 3 Days

*EYES: Do not wear contact lenses

For 7 Days

  • No makeup / sunscreen / moisturiser on treated area

  • No swimming / saunas / spas / long showers

  • No sun exposure

  • No pulling / picking / scratching 

*LIPSApply After-Care Balm several times a day

*BROWS: Wash brows with After-Care Soap morning and night, then apply a tiny amount of After-Care Balm with fresh cotton tip.

To help you care for your new cosmetic tattoo a complimentary After-Care package is supplied at every appointment.