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: (Optional) Boost your immune system with Lysine
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, opioids or marijuana
Day of Appointment
No caffeine 6 hours before (tea, coffee, energy drinks/bars, pre-workout shakes)
Strictly no smoking/vaping
Eat a light meal beforehand
Arrive with a rested heart rate
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’re a carrier of Herpes Simplex Virus (coldsores). Follow Pharmacist advice.
Post Treatment Care
Day of Treatment
Sleep on a fresh pillowslip
LIPS: Ice-compress (10 mins on / 10 mins off) until swelling subsides
LIPS: Avoid 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
BROWS: Apply AfterCare 3 times a day
EYES: Apply AfterCare 3 times a day
LIPS: Apply AfterCare several times a day
To help you care for your new cosmetic tattoo a complimentary After-Care package is supplied at every initial appointment and is enough to last throughout the healing periods for both Initial + Topup appointment.