For the majority of men, avoiding a needle anywhere near the penis seems like a no-brainer. But for die-hard tattoo enthusiasts, no part of the body is off limits. Not surprisingly, though, piercing the penile skin repeatedly with a needle and injecting it with ink can lead to some unpleasant problems. For men who simply can’t resist the urge to ink, being aware of these and caring for the penis properly before and after the fact may be helpful in preventing lasting penis problems.
1. Infection– Poking holes in the skin is the ideal way to introduce foreign invaders to the body, especially when proper precautions are not taken. Tattooing should be done by a professional, in a hygienic setting, using sanitary equipment; but even when sanitary procedures are followed, infection following tattooing is not uncommon. Keeping the area clean, both before and after, and applying a penis health … Read More