If you have already purchased everything needed for a home tattoo and are ready to give it a try. You will find this article quite useful. Read it thoroughly and it will help you to do your first tattoo smoothly and successfully.
You had better prepare a room as your tattoo studio. If you don’t have many rooms at home, you should at least have a big working area with a big table. The whole area should be strictly cleaned, in order to prevent you from the blood disease. You should arrange all your tattoo equipments and tattoo supplies reasonably in your working area, so that you can reach everything easily during the tattoo doing.
When you have set everything down, you can start drawing the tattoo picture on your skin. Clean your body with soap and water before drawing. You can either draw the picture with freehand with a ball-pen or use a stencil to draw the outline of the tattoo picture.
When the picture is done onto your skin. You can insert a sterilized tattoo needle into the tattoo gun. Reusable tattoo needles should be strictly sterilized before reusing. And disposable needles should be packed properly before purchasing. When the package is not complete, don’t use it!
Try the tattoo equipments before you start tattoo doing. If every part works correctly, you can start making tattoo. Firstly, dip the needle into the tattoo ink and let the needle absorb not too much ink, so that it doesn’t make a mess on your skin. The second step is to make outlines. Don’t push too hard, so that the needle only inject into your upmost skin. After the outlining, change needles and start shading work. Be careful that lining and shading may need different output from your power supply.
After the tattoo making, wipe the tattoo area carefully and cover it with a bandage, which can be removed after two hours.