How soon before I can resume normal activities after having a cosmetic tattoo? Red Lotus skin and lash salon in Beaverton, OR talks about cosmetic skin tattoos.
Usually the same day if you wish, although it is always recommended that clients return home and take it easy. Many times it feels comforting to apply ice packs to the procedure area. Normally procedures produce very little swelling and/or long lasting irritation to the surrounding skin. As a result, you may resume normal activities, as long as they do not have an adverse affect on the healing process such as excessive sun exposure, swimming, or exposure to a dirty environment. You will be provided with detailed aftercare instructions at the completion of your permanent makeup session.