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Tattoo burning after applying lotion?

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Hello, everyone!

Just got a big forearm piece on the 6th of June.

Its beginning to scab, flake. Everytime I apply lotion to it (I use Lubriderm Advance Therapy), my tattoo burns. 

Is this a bad thing, or is my tattoo just sensitive since it's still fresh? I was using Lubriderm because a lot of people recommended it for tattoos.

Thanks everyone!

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you might also try products without lanolin, which is a wool-derived product found in most moisterizers. I use Cetaphil because it doesn't have lanolin.

 

but as @Gingerninja said, make sure not to use the like, advanced formula stuff

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