Substances found in the inks for tattoos are dangerous because they can cause cancer, damage DNA or affect fertility.
According to the study, the chemicals contained in the ink are accumulated for many years in the lymph nodes, causing swelling, and the body is difficult to fight infections, at the same time, there is a risk of a more serious disease at a later stage of life. It can also cause life-threatening infection of the blood, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to womanel.com.ua.
Experts also warn that the ink can be contaminated and cause skin irritation such as redness and swelling.
Inks are a mixture of several ingredients and include chemical titanium dioxide to create certain colors. They also contain chromium, Nickel, which is toxic to the body. Other components include barium, copper, mercury, amines, and various dyes. To achieve a permanent effect tattoo ink is injected into the dermis and remain there until, until you have removed laser technology. According to experts, these substances are carcinogens and cause cancer. They are found in 83% of the tested black ink.
If the tattoo covers a large part of the skin changes in the skin that may signal microbial skin cancer, are not clearly visible. The pigmentation in the tattoo might interfere with the doctor make a correct diagnosis. According to the report of the European Commission, the tattoo might hinder the monitoring of skin cancer and prevent early diagnosis and subsequent treatment.
People who have tattoos that occupy a large area of the skin, are most at risk from undiagnosed melanoma. Therefore, it is recommended to avoid tattoos of skin containing moles or pigmented areas.
In conclusion, you need to know the impact of modern ink tattoo on the human body, in order to avoid potential more serious health consequences. More people should know about the dangers of tattooing, although, according to research, every fourth in the age from 18 to 35 years making a tattoo.