Treatment For Infectious Wounds After Tattooing?
hello sir doctor ,,
The infection that occurs as a result of making tattoos can only be localized around the tattoo area or it can also spread the infection process and get worse. Infections that occur on the skin must be examined directly to assess the type of abnormality that occurs, whether an allergic reaction to the tattoo ink or due to a bacterial infection, or has it spread or spread or not.
Some of the possible diseases:
Allergic contact dermatitis / irritant bacterial infection secondary to tinea cellulitis abscess Given that there are many possible causes, it is best to go directly to the hospital to a dermatologist, because the drug / treatment must be in accordance with the cause, whether antibiotics are needed or actions such as removing pus due to the infection process or action. other.
some things that can be done temporarily:
cold compress the area suspected to be infected take antihistamine medication if there is itching if there is pain to relieve pain take pain relievers such as paracetamol further check with a dermatologist is strictly forbidden to scratch or squeeze the infected area read things related to allergic dermatitis, itch ointments hopefully useful, thank you