Tattoos on feet have become very popular nowadays, with more women who choose this area for a design on your body.
We know that any type of tattoo requires a basic care to prevent the skin from becoming infected, but in the case of tattoos in foot care should be higher.
We note that the feet are an area considered a breeding ground for bacteria, which makes the skin more susceptible to infection when there is a wound, also, tattoo specialists point out that in this area there is a possibility tattoo ink spilling through the skin, ruining the design.
That’s why in addition to usual care that you have when getting a tattoo, if you’ve decided that it is in the foot, we recommend you follow the tips today we bring to the tattoo heals normally.
Caring for tattoos on the feet
One of the first concerns that are essential for tattoos on feet is to avoid rubbing the skin with anything , I know it is a bit difficult, but ideally wear sandals during the first week , this helps you the improves skin quickly and prevents any friction that may cause infection.
A good way to avoid infection is to cover the tattoo with a scar cream and bandages, thus healing the skin is promoted.
Cleaning is an essential part of caring for a tattoo on the foot area should emphasize the use of an anti -bacterial soap and a good drying, as any remaining wet area is a sensitive area for generating infection. It is recommended to use talc, as it also generates sweat moisture, and as I have already said this environment helps to infections.
In addition to these tips, you can add the usual tips for caring for your tattoo and explain you some recommendations on how to treat an infected tattoo.
You must remember that when you get tattoos on feet ink tends to fade faster than any other body part, this occurs for two reasons: the first is the quality of the skin (on the back of the foot is very weak), and the second relates to excess circulation in the area, because it’s going to keep moving the flow of any fluid that favors staying there.