Tattoos make beautiful body art but only if properly done. If you want to get a beautiful tattoo, this article will discuss some factors that will guide you on how to get that tattoo you have always dreamt of. Read on
Ask around, and many people will tell you that they got their tattoo while drunk or immediately after falling in love or something else that was not making them think right. The chances are that you will end up regretting if you did your tattoo when not in the right frame of your mind. Take for example, after tattooing your new girlfriend or boyfriend, what happens when you break up? It will be traumatizing carrying their name or face on your body all through. It can even affect your other relationships.
To avoid regrets, never visit the parlor when drunk, depressed, newly in love, on a whim, to full or too hungry. Be you and make decisions that will make you smile for the rest of your life.
Work with a Reputable Artist
This is the secret number two to a good tattoo. Many people take the permanent tattoos, meaning that will live with it for the rest of their life. No one wants to live with something they do not like. The quality of your tattoo majorly depends on the artist. In your search, note that different artists ts are specialized in different areas. Some are best with pets, others in names, others in home art, etc. For the best piece dedicate your time to the selection of a professional who specializes in the kind of art you want.
If you want to get a symbol, make sure that you understand the meaning of whatever you are about to ink. Do not do symbols because you saw someone with it and you love it. It could mean something different.
Take Care of the Tattoo
It does not all end after choosing the perfect artist; you need to take care of the tattoo for it to heal well. It will heal better and faster if it is uninfected. The healing process might take you through swelling and irritation. This is normal but not for long. If you notice something unusual, contact your artist for advice ASAP. Try not to sleep on it. Touching the piece often can result in infections and delay healing as well. Make sure to follow all the instructions from your artist.…
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Ear stretching is when one punctures and stretches the earlobes. If not done correctly, it might result in unbearable and pain, and you could lose your ears. If you are planning to get your ears stretched for the first time, this article will give you the dos and don’ts.
First of all, leave any myths or stories you have heard about ear stretching at home. Approach everything from a positive angle and mindset.
Use Only the Suggested Material
Surgical stainless steel is the best material to use for any form of body piercing; we expect you to use the same for your ears plugs and any other body jewelry. This is more so for the first times. It helps in faster healing without infections. You can wear any other type of jewelry after the stretching is healed.
Be slow and sure about this one. First timers are advised to use tapers starting from 14G to 18G. Well, this depends on the structure of your ears and lobes. Do not be in a rush to get huge stretches. Take the baby steps and grow gradually.
Taking Care of the Pain
The pain can be reduced by a mixture of jojoba oil and Karanja oil. It should be applied while inserting the drill through the lobes. Both are natural oils, and they are used to reduce pain. They help in healing the skin faster as well. Avoid any water-based product for the procedure.
Stop if the lobe bleeds and wait for it to recover before you try again fully. Chances of bleeding are very rare but in case it happens, stop immediately.
Things you must know about ear stretching
It Is a Permanent Fix
Yes, there is no looking back. You will never get your natural ears after stretching. The same case applies with piercing. The only solution to it is cosmetic surgery. Before entering the stretching room, it is important to understand what you are getting yourself into. If you have any doubts, go back home and decide.
Work with a Reputable Body Art Center
Many accidents during ear stretching occur because of lack of experienced piercer. And as already said, there is no way of turning back; you get the ears done the wrong way, you will stay with them like that forever. To avoid mishandling cases, always work with an experienced and qualified piercer.…
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