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Tattoo looks shiny, glossy after scabs come off?
scabs have come off, now it looks shiny kinda wrinkly texture but not actually wrinkly is this normal?
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Give it time to completely heal. The new skin is going to be softer then the older skin around the tattoo. It is normal for it to look weird for a couple of days if not longer.
yes!!! that is totally normal... it is not finished healing until the shininess goes away in another week or 2!!!
i am a tattoo artist
yep. it's technically scar tissue now. if you run your hand over the thick lines, they might feel raised up for the same reason.
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