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Why cant you

get a tattoo while your pregnant?

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BUTTERFLY463

Asked by BUTTERFLY463 at 2:17 PM on Mar. 7, 2011 in Pregnancy

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Answers (8)
  • The main concern is the risk of catching an infection, like Hep B or HIV.
    anng.atlanta

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 2:18 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • I think you can. Just make sure the place is clean, etc. Infection, in my opinion, would be the biggest worry.
    TARARENEE

    Answer by TARARENEE at 2:18 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • incase you get an infection from the needle :(
    kylansmommy09

    Answer by kylansmommy09 at 2:20 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Most artists won't touch you. And the hormones can change the colors of the inks. Best to wait till delivery and weaning if you breastfeed.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 2:21 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Risk of infection and hormones changing things.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 2:24 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Again, you can, but run the risk of infection.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 4:06 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • Infection and my dad's best friend who is a tattoo artist said there is a concern about the ink and the baby.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:56 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

  • I would think it was because of the risk of infection.
    cleanaturalady

    Answer by cleanaturalady at 8:55 PM on Mar. 7, 2011

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