3 Ways to Tell if a Tattoo Is Infected - wikiHow

Jan 08, 2020 · Redness can also be a sign of infection. All tattoos will get slightly red in the area around the lines, but if the redness gets darker as opposed to get lighter, and if it gets more painful instead of less, it's a sign of serious infection. Look for red lines radiating out from the tattoo …Author: Michelle Myles…