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Why tattoo needles point turn black

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Wednesday 06 November, 2013 Written by tattoodiy

The normal tattoo needles should be bright and clean with steriled packing,

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But sometimes, the needle may be with black tip.There are 2 main reason causing the black needle tip.


1 is oxidation during welding
Excessive acid when welding will caused surface oxidation.The dust, oxide on the tip will make it black.

2 is the needle use disqualified material, the needles easily rusty on the air.

Do not use rusty needle wire, because tattoo needles are used for skin, the black tip needles are unsanitary, may cause infection or worse.

For your health, please use sterile tatto needles.

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