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So I’m finishing up a tattoo on my arm it’s a week old but it’s got a pretty deep scab I’ve had 21 other tattoos but never had one this deep so I didn’t know how to treat it. 

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I agree with @Hogrider nothing to do but let it heal. I've had a couple of tattoos scab like that. They were both done by very experienced and and well known tattooers to the people on this board. Sometimes shit happens. I would expect a good bit of pigment to fall out with the scab but that can always be touched up or left to look even more unique.  

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