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How is a tattoo done?
Permanent tattoos are made by using needles that are connected to a small machine with tubes containing dye which repeatedly pricks into the skin. Each needle puncture inserts tiny droplets of ink. The process, which may last several hours for a large tattoo, causes a small amount of bleeding.

Health - Tattoos

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1. How is a tattoo done?
2. How should you care for a tattoo?
3. What are some signs of an infection?
4. What are the risks of getting a tattoo?
5. What should I look for in a tattoo parlor?