FAQ’s

HOW OLD DO I HAVE TO BE TO GET A TATTOO?

 

The tattooing of minors act 1969 states it is illegal to tattoo anyone under the age of 18 therefore at rendition we are very strict when it comes to booking in that you show VALID i.d when you want to book an appointment for a tattoo.

 

HOW DO I LOOK AFTER MY NEW TATTOO?

 

The first 72 hours is a crucial period for your tattoo follow these aftercare instructions carefully.

  • New tattoo has to be covered in cling film for the first 2 hours after the tattoo is complete.

  • It is important to clean the tattoo after the cling film is taken off with warm soapy water and clean the tattoo everyday at least 3-5 time per day.

  • It is ideal to rewrap with cling film over night for the first few days to avoid contact with bedding and bed clothes.

  • By the second day the tattoo will start to look dry, To stop the tattoo from drying out and cracking apply very thin layers bepanthen, coconut oil or other aftercare clarke may recommend  3-4 times a day or as needed. continue this for atleast 2 weeks until the tattoo is healed, bear in mind applying moisturiser indefinitely will keep the tattoo looking fresh.

During the healing process DO NOT;

soak,

pick,

scratch,

expose to sun light or sun beds.

Avoid swimming, saunas, oils and grease

Don’t use other aftercare products unless you seek advice from your artist

The better you look after your tattoo the better and faster your tattoo will heal!!

 

DOES IT HURT?

 

Yes…….. however it is a bearable pain and is different for every client.

 

Deposit Policy!

 

A non refundable deposit is required for any tattoo appointment. We ask for the equvilent of one hour of your chosen artists hourly rate. Although not refundable, deposits are transferable if 48 hours notice has been given to change the date of your appointment.
You are urged to be absolutely sure that an agreed date is suitable for you before you confirm an appointment with a deposit. Payments can be made in cash in studio. All deposits are non refundable and there are no exceptions.