Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    brybry's Avatar
    **Bry** Male

    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Manchester UK
    Posts
    76

    Default Waxing & Tattoos

    I have very hairy forearms (being a man lol didn't want to alarm anyone there) & I have tattoos, was wondering.. does waxing, depilatory creams etc, cause the tattoo to fade or cause any issues with it & if not, what are the best product to use?

    Thank you in advance x

  2. #2
    Dr.Deepak's Avatar
    **Deepak Ghimire** Male

    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    Ktm
    Posts
    2,300

    Default

    Yea waxing is consider a good method but if used for long time it might fade your tattoos. For better waxing result use soy ( soya ) based cream wax which bonds only to the hair and doesn't stick to the skin.

  3. #3
    brybry's Avatar
    **Bry** Male

    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Manchester UK
    Posts
    76

    Default

    Cool, thank you. It isn't too bad, however it is beginning to annoy me, so will try that suggestion out & report back to see if it works

  4. #4

    Default hi

    hi waxing does not affect your tattoos if you have that tattoo for long time! because the tattoos will be settled in the second layer of skin! so no problem of waxing! it wont affect your skin!

  5. #5

    **Suruchi Puri** Female

    Join Date
    Jul 2018
    Location
    New Delhi
    Posts
    95

    Default

    Waxing occurs by way of doing away with hair from the foundation, and exfoliating (or disposing of) the pinnacle layer of the skin known as the epidermis. As tattoos exist in our second layer of skin, the epidermis, waxing doesn't in reality have an effect on the appearance of your ink, if that tattoo is absolutely healed.


    • Advertisers

      Adsense

      Name:Google Adsense
      Location: USA
      Status: Advertiser
      Mood: Cheerful

      Online

      ______________________________
      This advertising will not be shown to register members.
      Register your free account today and become a member on DermaTalk
       

Similar Threads

  1. Do girls Like boys with tattoos
    By rajeev in forum General Chat
    Replies: 31
    Last Post: 11-09-2019, 10:43 AM
  2. Tattoos Skin Cancer
    By mck123 in forum Skin Cancer
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 07-28-2018, 11:04 AM
  3. waxing down there
    By chicque in forum Hair Removal
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 11-24-2012, 09:43 AM
  4. Scars and Tattoos
    By jcs5275 in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03-29-2010, 02:44 PM
  5. Waxing..
    By K1nS in forum Hair Removal
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 05-21-2009, 09:36 AM


About DermaTalk

    DermaTalk is an Skin Care Advice forum and message board dedicated to people for sharing Skin related issues and experiences with community members and get suggestions from expert.

Quick Links



This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.

Stay Connected

Twitter Facebook RSS Feed