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
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
*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
*LIPS: Apply 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.