When tattoos go wrong
If imperfectly cleaned equipment is used, there is a risk of
infection. The worry is being infected with a blood-borne virus such as
HIV, hepatitis B or hepatitis C.
Millions of people around the world, including Australians, are
tattooed with chemical products of unknown specification, purity and
Cheap inks bought on the internet have unknown ingredients and can produce unknown long term effects.
Labels: infection, risks, transmission