Pre-procedure instructions

  • Avoid extreme UV radiation (tanning beds, sunbathing)
  • Avoid using highly exfoliating products
  • In case of possible herpes, start taking aciclovir tablets (for example Telviran) 3 days before the procedure and continue taking them for a total of 6 days

On the day of the procedure

  • Avoid products or drinks (coffee, tea, cola, alcohol or drugs) that contain stimulants 6 hours before the procedure
  • Refrain from taking anything that has a blood thinning effect (acetylsalicylate, analgesic and sedative medicine)

For holidays, it is recommended that you plan your trip at least 30 days after your tattoo.