Saniderm FAQ

Is Saniderm waterproof?

Saniderm is water-resistant. You can take a shower with Saniderm but you’ll want to avoid submerging your bandage. Water and heat can loosen the adhesive, which could allow potential contaminants to enter the tattooed area. Whether you’re wearing Saniderm or not, healing tattoos should never be submerged in fluid of any kind - especially lakes, [...]

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How do I perform a Saniderm patch test?

Cut a small test strip and apply it to a clean, hairless area of the skin. A good place for this would be a forearm. Leave it on for up to 20 minutes. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and wash the area with a mild soap. Otherwise, the skin has passed the test and you [...]

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What is Sanibalm?

Sanibalm is a tattoo and dry skin balm. Made from all-natural and organic ingredients, it is gentle and safe for all skin types and all ages. What Is Sanibalm and How Does It Work? [/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row]

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What should I put on my tattoo after I’m done using Saniderm?

Sanibalm or another gentle aftercare product. Avoid petroleum-based products like Aquaphor and Vaseline. Contrary to popular belief, these products are not suitable for healing tattoos, as they clog the pores and prevent oxygen from passing through the area. What is the best thing to put on a new tattoo?

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What do I do if Saniderm gets stuck on my skin?

Try removing Saniderm in the shower under warm, running water. If that doesn’t work, apply some Sanibalm, coconut oil, or baby oil to the edges of the bandage. If that still doesn’t work, mix a little baking soda and warm water and apply it to the edges of the bandage. Once the bandage has been [...]

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What if there is an air bubble under my Saniderm?

If there’s a bubble under your bandage, there are a few options. If you have additional Saniderm on hand, you can gently pierce the bubble and then cover the hole with an additional piece of Saniderm. Or, you can attempt to gently push the bubble out by gliding it to an edge of the bandage. [...]

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What if my bandage leaks?

If you notice that your bandage has loosened or is leaking, you should remove it, clean the tattoo, and apply a new bandage. When the seal of the bandage breaks, it becomes vulnerable to potential contaminants and puts you at risk of infecting the tattoo. My Tattoo Is Weeping Fluid Out Of The Bandage

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Can I use Saniderm in conjunction with tattoo healing ointment?

After the initial bandage has been removed at the 24 hour mark, you can apply a thin layer of aftercare product, like Sanibalm, to the tattoo before applying a second bandage. This will help keep the skin moist and less itchy. If you don’t have Sanibalm, opt for a petroleum free aftercare product. How Does [...]

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What if my bandage fills with fluid?

It probably will but it’s nothing to worry about. In fact, allowing your tattoo to soak in the fluid (plasma) will actually aid in the tattoo healing process. Plasma is the clear portion of your blood that is composed of protein, water, salt, enzymes, and antibodies. Plasma only has viability for 24 hours, which is [...]

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