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How to Get Rid of Your Bad Tattoos?

Posted by Ann V. On 2017 May 12th

How to Get Rid of Your Bad Tattoos?

Getting a good tattoo is an overwhelming experience. And getting a bad tattoo is extremely opposite to that. For many, it turns into a horrible experience for the rest of their life. You have to live with that bad tattoo throughout the day, from waking up to going to the bed.

A poorly made tattoo can affect your self-esteem which in turns send you to deep depression. What will you do if you don’t have enough money for permanent tattoo removal?

This is why we have come up with some tips to fix your bad tattoo (unless you have sufficient budget for expensive laser tattoo removal)

Overlap It:

Overlapping is a creative way to get rid of your bad tattoo. In simple words, you can modify or remodel it to change its bad appearance to the good one. Get it overlapped by a good and experienced tattoo artist. Your tattoo will be covered with new illustrations.

Use Clothes to Cover It:

This idea costs you nothing! All you need to cover your wrist tattoo with sleeved shirt and wear collared shirt for your neck tattoos. Even watch and accessories can hide them. Nowadays, flesh colored tattoo covering sleeves are available which camouflage with your skin. You can order it online.

Use Makeup:

Foundation layers matching your skin tone is the good way conceal your tattoo. There are specific makeup products to do this job. However, it is a short term idea to hide the tattoo.

Use Trichloracetic Acid

You can also use a chemical peel like trichloroacetic acid which peels off your layer. Sounding terrible? But it works. However, it can be resulted into discoloration. So, skincare is important for your healing process. Please consult your dermatologist first.

Use Tattoo Removal Products

There are tattoo removal products available in market which can diminish your tattoos. However, you must do your homework about them by checking their reviews and consult the doctor. If your skin is sensitive, you must be extra careful for that.

Try Home Remedies for Tattoo Removal:

Several remedies are said to be effective in fading the tattoos.

  • Use salt scrub to fade your tattoos. It can be made by taking salt on the wet gauze sponge.
  • Apply lemon juice on your tattoo.
  • Mix a tablespoon of honey with a tablespoon each of aloe vera juice, yoghurt, and salt. Massage the tattoo with this solution every day and wipe off with warm water after 30 minutes.