Wipe Outz Blog. Tattoo Tips, Tricks and Ideas

TATTOO SLEEVES 101: Tips & Tricks to Follow When You’re Planning a Full Sleeve
Who doesn’t love a gorgeous tattoo sleeve that covers an arm or leg from end to end? Whether it’s on your arm from the shoulder to wrist, or your leg from under the pelvic bone down to below the ankle,...
WINTERTIME TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR TATTOOS HEALTHY DURING THE COLD WEATHER MONTHS
Wintertime is here and it’s synonymous with all kinds of wonderful things, like holiday decorations, gift shopping, hot cocoa, winter sports, Christmas carols, delicious holiday food, family gatherings, and festive events. And along with all of these memorable events, we...
HOW TO TELL THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN IRRITATION AND INFECTION WHEN YOU ARE HEALING A TATTOO
Healing a tattoo can be one of the most essential aspects of the entire tattooing process and one that can be easy to gloss over once you have survived through the tattoo session and earned that stunning new inked treasure....
WHY KEEPING A NEW TATTOO CLEAN IS SO IMPORTANT: Tips for a Healthy Aftercare Routine
At MD Wipe Outz, our goal is to help everyone involved in each tattooing adventure to have a positive experience. Our products aid body art practitioners in keeping skin clean prior to tattooing, as well using them during and after...
THE BENEFITS OF ICING A NEW TATTOO: Why it Can Help with the Aftercare Process
One of the best kept secrets when it comes to tattoo aftercare is the process of icing a tattoo. There are many reasons why this helps your skin and body to recover. Icing is beneficial because when you receive a...
THE CHEMISTRY OF TATTOO INK AND HOW IT’S MADE
A few months back we examined how tattoo ink actually stays in your skin and looked at the process of how the three layers of skin, the epidermis, the dermis, and the subcutaneous fat layer all work together to help...
BENEFITS OF USING MD WIPE OUTZ WITH COSMETIC TATTOOING: Microblading, Scalp Micropigmentation, Lip Blushing, Permanent Eyeliner
There once was a time when waking up with makeup already in place before you even shower or enjoy your morning coffee was a fantastical wish, but thanks to the wonders of permanent cosmetic tattooing, your beauty wishes can be...
THINGS TO WATCH FOR & LEARN RELATED TO TATTOO HEALING
Getting a new tattoo can be exciting and there are several stages that your tattoo will go through when it’s healing. When you get tattooed, your skin goes through a considerable amount of trauma and one of the ways that...
HOW TATTOO INK STAYS IN YOUR SKIN PERMANENTLY: The What, How, and Why Behind the Science
We all love the tattoos that we acquire (if you’re a tattoo collector) and create (if you’re a tattoo artist), but have you ever wondered just how tattooing actually works and how that ink stays in your skin to present...
TATTOO SHOP SAFETY: 15 Things to Look for When Getting Tattooed
In order to have a positive tattoo experience, it's not only important to find an artist who understands your vision and does great work, but who will also provide a safe and clean environment for the entire procedure. It's good...
WHAT WILL YOUR NEXT TATTOO BE? Tricks & Tips to Choosing Your Next Tattoo Design
Decisions, decisions! There are so many choices to make when it comes to planning your new tattoo. We often get asked how to go about narrowing down design options, so we thought we would provide some tips and tricks to...
INSTAGRAM TIPS & TRICKS FOR TATTOO ARTISTS: How Social Media Can Help You to Grow Your Business
Social media has undoubtedly changed the scope of tattooing and the way in which tattoo artists are able to share their work and reach potential clients. It also serves as a source of inspiration and a way in which artists...
How Tattoos Heal: A Week-by-Week Guide to Tattoo Healing & Aftercare
Now that you’ve acquired your new tattoo and get to wear this new piece of art, you move onto the healing stage. This process is time consuming and requires attention, care, and diligence to make sure that it heals correctly....
History of the Tattoo Machine: The Artists and Inventors Who Started It All
Tattoo machines have changed dramatically since the first electric machine was patented 130 years ago. We thought it would be fun to share some of the history of tattooing with you with a walk down tattoo memory lane. In 1891,...
Getting Tattooed After the COVID-19 Vaccination: When, Where, and What to Expect
If you have chosen to get the COVID-19 vaccine or are contemplating doing so in the near future, you might be wondering how that will impact your ability to get tattooed. We thought we would discuss this topic so that...
Does it Hurt to Get a Tattoo? Getting a New Tattoo and How to Be Prepared
“Did it hurt?” This is the age-old question when it comes to tattoos and one that you have probably been asked before if you wear tattoos…or one that you are curious about if you are still contemplating your first tattoo....
Tattoos and Alcohol: Should You Drink Before You Ink?
We know how important preparing for a tattoo can be and we often get questions about what is (and isn’t) a good idea when you are gearing up for your next tattoo appointment. One question that is often asked involves...
Ready for a New Tattoo? How to Find the Best Tattoo Artist for the Job
The act of getting tattooed is about so much more than just the art you walk away with. It’s also about the memories of that day and the associations you make between your ink and the entire tattoo experience. When...
Getting a New Tattoo? Six Easy Steps to Follow
We’ve written before about cleaning your tattoo once you’ve been tattooed, but what can you do beforehand to prepare? We’ve compiled some tips that might be helpful to keep in mind as you get ready for tattoo appointment. Tricks that...
New X-Large Dry Towels and 20-Count Premium Dry Towels
Tattoo artists have spoken, and we have listened! We appreciate the excellent feedback from our loyal customers and have taken these recommendations to heart and created some new products that we are thrilled to announce! These two new additions to...
How to Prepare for a Tattoo: 12 Tricks and Tips that All Tattoo Collectors Should Know
There are many important steps involved in the tattooing process and one of the most critical of them all is preparing for the event.