Sun and Tattoo's
The sun and time are the enemies of your tattoo. The powerful ultra-violent rays (UVR) of the sun change fade, and destroy all it comes in contact with over a period of time including tattoos.
Unless you're indoors, wear multi layers of clothing or in a totally light filtered area, sunrays are always present. Therefore the sun deterioration of color is always present. The ultra violet rays of the sun easily pierce through clouds and fade color. Even more so in tanning parlors where the effects of UVA and UVB rays are twice as harmful. Sun block with UVA & UVB protection is the best way to keep your tattoo looking good for years to come. These products are intended for use on tattoos 3 weeks old and older. Do not use on newer tattoos, permanent damage can occur.