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Tattoo Ink Information

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Tattoo Ink Information

What Are Tattoo Inks? Manufacturers who produce tattoo ink are not required to reveal the contents, therefore you can’t be 100% certain of the make-up. A professional will at times opt to mix his or her own inks using pigments because they want to know the composition of the inks. The information on doing this is limited and classed as trade secret. Finding 'recipe' information may be difficult.   Most tattoo inks are composed of tiny pigments that are basically suspended in a carrier solution. It is common belief that pigments are usually vegetable dyes, however, this is not necessarily...

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