What Causes a Tattoo to Fade?

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Tattoos normally fade for various reasons. One reason is due to exposure in the sun. They may also fade due to improper application of the ink by the tattoo artist.
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1. Apply hydrogen peroxide to your tattoo daily with a cotton swab. Hydrogen peroxide will lighten and fade your tattoo. Ask your tattoo artist to use hydrogen peroxide to tattoo
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many things could be the cause of a fading tattoo, placement, such as, if the tattoo is located on the edge, or palm area of the hand, and or bottom and or lower edge of the foot,
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Intense Pulsed Light is a skin treatment has been used to do the fade technique
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How long ago did you get it? There's kits, sunlight, a lot of healing cream tends to pull out color (like neosporin) washing it A LOT (notice how hand tattoos fade quickly. There's
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Tattoos do fade with time especially with exposure to the sun, on how one was inked and if it healed properly. However one could search the various ways to prevent one's tattoos from fading rapidly. Tattoos are known to leave a permanent mark on one's body.
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One way to fade tattoos is to use a wrecking balm. It is formulated to lighten the ink in a tattoo. It's known to be gentle on the skin. Over a period of several ...
The lighter the color of the ink, the faster it will fade. White, magenta, red, orange, and yellow will fade the fastest. Dark colors like hunter green, navy ...
Neosporin is bad for new tattoos because it has petroleum in it, and petroleum products are known to drain the color from the tattoo. It can make the color fade ...
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