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Tuesday 02 December, 2014 Written by tattoodiy
Color-based
Many well-known tattoo ink are advertised himself uses a natural plant pigment / dye, but now the economy and society, has made chemical pigment / dye is very easy and inexpensive to obtain a full set of natural plant tattoo ink is very difficult and costly . Therefore, the general tattoo ink color-based raw materials from inorganic pigments / dyes and organic pigments / dyes. Whether natural plant pigments, or chemical synthesis of organic pigment or inorganic pigment, contains some harmful components.
Inorganic pigments include many natural products, and some entirely from mineral resources, there are synthetic made, in which the metal is a part of the molecule.
The organic pigments include a small part from natural substances, like vegetable dyes, but most of the organic pigment is synthetic. Their chemical composition is more complex.
Generally considered harmful ingredients inorganic pigment / dye than organic pigments / dyes, the price is relatively cheap.
Even organic pigments, different colors, and even the same color in different specifications, because the production process is not the same, not the same side effects including. And the same type of paint specifications, the manufacturer of scale, there are differences in strength equipment, harmful ingredients products (heavy metals, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, etc.) content is not the same.
From this perspective, it says, should choose a good quality control vendors. Differences between each batch of well-known brands of pigment / dye is relatively small. Of course, the price is very expensive.
Most manufacturers will emphasize the safety of their pigment / dye, and even heavy metal test report issued. However, heavy metals and harmful ingredients in just a small part of all, there are many other harmful components (such as formaldehyde, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, aromatic amines, etc.), and that test report issued just a lot of testing, does not mean that the batch is good. Pigment known foreign manufacturers, usually provide MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet), which will be a more detailed description of ingredients contained in the security.
Organic pigments / carcinogenic dyes problem has existed in the world a different view, first enacted in 1994, Germany is disabled list a number of pigment / dye, this list was later other countries of the world.
 
Additives
Aid may be a single component such as water, may also be a compound component, induction down, commonly used compound component as follows:
Ethanol (alcohol), purified water, witch hazel tincture, Listerine, propylene glycol, glycerol (glycerin), a variety of surfactants and cleaning agents, etc.
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