The Science of Tattooing is a textbook that encompasses a brief history of tattooing, including the ancient use of therapeutics for pain management, and essential information about the process and material science behind the art and its components. In addition, it comprises the fundamentals of biology and human physiology involved in pain sensation and perception, healing and immune system reactions. The Science of Tattooing is intended to be used as a reference guide for general tattooing materials and alternatives to address hypersensitivity or personal preferences, associated medical and health complications and how to reduce risk, as well as information for medical conditions and factors that may put clients at high risk for complications (medical contraindications). [read more].


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