Tattoos are put with various purposes: for decoration of own body, for designation of belonging to certain social group, for underlining of identity, for the purpose of concealment of scars. In the last decade there was so-called tattoo make-up having exclusively decorative role. Irrespective of the reason of drawing tattoo of the technician of its performance remains same.
Before drawing tattoo the master and the client discuss the drawing which will be applied to skin, its sizes, location and color. Further on paper the sketch which is imposed on special transfer paper becomes. The master carries out by the handle according to all drawing, and it is printed the sketch on the back. All other manipulations are carried out in sterile gloves since when drawing tattoo the risk of infection with hepatitis and HIV is high. Leather of the client is processed by antiseptic agent, and the sketch by the party which has imprinted as a result of copying is put to it. Then paper is removed from skin, and the drawing remains printed on it. The master applies sterile vaseline that the print was not erased in operating time on future image. Further in the presence of the client the tattoo car gathers, the disinfected removable parts and sterile disposable needles are put on her. In cap small amount of paint which will be used for drawing the drawing is poured. Originally the master traces contour, thin parts of the drawing, separate fine details. Further all image is filled with paint, then by means of several needles shadows are put. The tip of tattoo car is arranged in such a way that at needle obmakivaniye in cap with paint it incorporates small amount of pigment which then is dosed gives under skin at punctures. In the course of drawing tattoo the client feels pricking which not only is indifferent for some people, but can even bring pleasure. Reaction of the specific person to pricks of tattoo car depends on individual susceptibility to pain. Process of drawing tattoo comes to an end with repeated processing of skin with antiseptic agent, putting the ointment intended for care for wounds and protection of the drawing by bandage or food wrap. Drawing biotattoos or temporary tattoos as they are called most often, happens also. The difference is only that as pigment henna which eats in upper layers of epidermis is used, and then gradually is removed together with desquamated skin in 1-2 weeks. The permanent make-up (permanent make-up) is carried out by the same tools and in the same sequence. There are certain nuances: the preliminary sketch is drawn directly on skin by cosmetic pencils, other dyes which are washed away from skin during 3-5 flyings are used.