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Why You Should Use Oil-Based Products When Tattooing.

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In this video, we explain how products like Vaseline and A&D ointment help keep a tattoo clean when it’s being done. Use science to help improve the way you tattoo, and what’s even better – You can explain why to your clients.

Knowing how your tools work is key in becoming better at tattooing.

So, keep up the good work and learn more every day!

If you want to know a few more things about the tools used in tattooing, check out a couple other articles we have published:

Needle Techniques and How to Hold Your Tattoo Machine

How To Set Up And Break Down A Tattoo Station.


We also have a YouTube channel that breaks down commonly asked tattoo questions.

You can find it by following this link:

Better Tattooing YouTube Channel

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