FAQ

How often do i need to change it?

You can keep Derma Care films for 24 hours, in the first days it is deeply recommended to remove it every 8/12 hours or as needed.

Is it waterproof?

Derma care is a polyurethane and water-resistant film, thanks to its adesive power, funnel-shaped holes and its elasticity it guarantees a total waterproofing.

Can i have a shower?

Derma care is a polyurethane and water-resistant film, thanks to its adesive power, funnel-shaped holes and its elasticity it guarantees a total impermeability allowing all everyday activities.

Can I go in the sun?

Derma Care does not protect from UV rays and exposure to the sun or sunlamp is deeply discouraged.

Should i put some cream under Derma Care Film?

Derma Care is a film in polyutheran that replace both food-quality film and those creams commoly. The use of creams may compromise the efficiency of the film.

Can i apply it right after getting a tattoo?

Derma Care is a film in polyutheran, it has been specifically designed for post-tattooing application and its technical specifications are suitable for the days after the execution.
It works as a shield for every external agent that can irritate the skin, such as: shower gel, dust or friction between the tattooed skin and induments.

What should i do before applying Derma Care ?

Before applying Derma Care it is essential to clean the interested area with an antibacterial mild-soap and then to dry very well the area with a cloth or a towel that shall not emits pills. The skin must be completely dry before applying Derma Care Films in its different versions.

Is the removal painful?

Derma Care is designed to be removed with the utmost safety without leaving residues or creating demage/trauma to the skin. Anyway it is recommended removing it gently.

How should i remove it?

Derma Care can be easily removed, just lift a flap gently and turn it up gradually until complete removal.

Could i cause the detachment of the pigment of the tattoo during the removal?

Derma Care has been created for tattoos and thanks to its technical specifications, it does not adhere to the pigment, it preserves the shining of the colors and the integrity of the drawing.

What should i do if the affected area shows redness?

Derma Care is specifically designed for post-tattooing application, it is latex free and it does not contain any substance that may cause redness or allergic reaction. In case of redness or allergic reaction it is recommended to contact your doctor.

Can i go to the beach?

Derma Care works as a shield for every external agent and guarantees a total protection, despite this, it is recommended to not immerse yourself in the water of the sea and to avoid covering it with sand.
Derma Care does not protect from UV rays and exposure to the sun or sunlamp is deeply discouraged.

What is it for? Is it safe?

Derma Care Roll is a waterproof and breathable medicament in PU (polyurethane) meant to be used for tattoos; it preserves the shining of the colors and the integrity of the drawing, it helps the healing of the skin. It works as a shield for every external agent that can irritate the skin, such as: shower gel, dust or the friction between the tattooed skin and induments. Its impermeability allows the normal daily higyene routine.
Derma Care is a medical device certificated UNI EN ISO 9001:2008 - UNI EN ISO 13485:2012 completely Made in Italy and Latex Free.

Can it cause an allergic reaction?

The use or the frequent use does not cause any allergic reaction, the product is entirely Latex Free.

Is it reusable?

Derma Care is for single use only, after the application it can’t be used once again.

Can i apply it by myelf?

Derma Care has been created to be applied without the support of anyone except for some areas particularly difficult to reach like back, shoulder etc... Anyway it is raccomended to get some help for the application.

Where can i buy it?

You can buy Derma Care directly from the website and you can find it in every accredited point (the best tattoo artist studios, tattoo conventions, pharmacies and in the best supermarket) which expose our expositor.

Can i apply different pieces?

Derma Care has been created for every kind of tattoo and it fits anatomically to the various parts of the body. In case of tattoos particularly extended you can overlap several pieces for about 2 cm without any lost the efficacy.

Can i cut it without ruining its integrity?

Once the sterile enveloped is opened, it does not lose its integrity or efficacy if it is cut. It is raccomended using of the cutted parts before opening another package. The user is also invited to make sure that the scissors used are clean and, in case they are not new, to clean and disinfect the blade.

What kind of clothes can i wear on it?

Thanks to its specifics, Derma Care allows the maximum freedom of choise in clothing and also allows the individual not to quit any social activity, sport or work.

Is it enough to use the film even in dusty surroundings ?

Derma Care is born to protect and preserv the work done by the tattoo artist, acting as a barrier from any external agent and, thanks to the funnel-shaped holes, allows the skin to breathe.

Does it fit anatomically to every area of the body?

Derma Care, in all of its formats , has been created to be applied in every parts of the body, it is elastic, waterproof and breathable. Its specific is that thanks to the body heat it fits perfectly to every area.

Does it release some substance useful for the recovery ?

In particular Derma Care Iodine contains time-released iodine that acts as antibacterial, speeding up the process of healing.

Can i use it in case of abundant bleeding?

Derma Care has been created to replace food-quality film that release harmful substance when it comes into contact with the skin. Derma Care is a polyurethane film with funnel-shaped holes that let the skin breathing avoiding the creation of a bacteria-friendly habitat. At the same time does not allow liquids to go out. In case of works like fills or shades such as fillings, blood bags above the tattoo may form. In that case the film must be replaced often, leaving the tattoo uncovered (if in a safe environment, not dusty or at risk of external agents) without applying anything else. Clean the zone, disinfect with an alcohol-free disinfectant. Hydrogen peroxide or alcohol must not be used.

Should i worry in case of creation of bubbles between the bandage and the skin?

Absolutely not, it's normal and it means that the bandage is correctly performing its task of shield. In this particular case it is recommended to remove the medication, to clean the skin with a tissue that does not release pills and to apply a new protective film

It is breathable?

Derma Care Tattoo is breathable, thaks to its funnel-shaped holes allows the skin breathe avoiding that external patogenous agents would harm the tattoo.

Is the product elastic enough ?

Derma Care Tatto has been created to be elastic and to fit every part of the body.

Should i shave?

Derma Care Tattoo is meant to be applied on shaved skin. Usually the tattoo artist gently shaves the interested area using a razor blade, paying attention not to irritate the skin. In case of regrowth, it is recommended to gently shave the area with a razor blade on the surface, in order to avoid any possible irritation of the skin and of the tattoo itself. In case of prolonged use of Derma Care Tattoo, it is recommended to shave a second time the area using a razor blade, letting the bandage sticking perfectly to the skin.