How to Help the Swelling after a Tattoo?

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Tattoo swelling immediately following a new tattoo is very common. However, you'll want to control this swelling as much as possible at home. Using an ice pack can help. To avoid infection, you can also use an over the counter antibiotic cream.
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1. Wrap a commercial ice pack in a thin cotton cloth, or fill a plastic zip-type bag with ice cubes and wrap it in a thin cotton cloth. The ice pack should not come into direct contact
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It is infected and the ONLY way for it to heal now is to go to the doctor and get a prescription for antibiotics.
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