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Tattoo Safety

I want to get a tattoo (I am 19, and it's legal where I live). I would like to know what health risks are associated with tattooing, and more importantly, how I can protect myself against them. What should I look for in a good tattoo parlor? I don't want to get Hepatitis or AIDS along with the fox on my ankle X____X
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Avatar universal
The best way to check is go in and ask about their health and safety. All tattooists should use clean needles before tattooing you. If you, you've no problem. I've had 3 in the past year and i'm eighteen. :)
Avatar universal
if so, sorry :)
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