Yes, tattoos and eczema can co-exist. However, those with eczema-prone skin run the risk of inciting a flare-up by getting a tattoo, as well as aggravating symptoms such as itchiness and redness. Using tattoo ink designed for sensitive skin and getting a tattoo in an area where you rarely or never have flare-ups are two ways to limit your risk.
If you are prone to eczema flare-ups, it is recommended that you consult first with your dermatologist before getting a tattoo.
Potential Side-Effects of Getting a Tattoo When You Have Eczema
Eczema is an inflammatory skin