How many creams do I need? A very commonly asked question, when trying to figure out what amount of creams to purchase. We understand that it sometimes can be hard to determine the amount you should be using for the different tattoos you are going to get. We have therefore, made this all-in-1 guide, to help you get a better visual of how many creams is enough for the specific areas.
We have different sized packages, In our assortment. These packages vary from 1-50 creams and we are here to help you, make the right decision of how much to buy. We’ll be explaining the optimal usage of the following amounts of cream
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Have in mind that the graphics shown below is how much the amount of creams will cover once. If you need more than one session to do your tattoo, you should buy accordingly. This means that one cream will be enough to cover one of your pecs once, but if you need to have the tattoo done over two sessions, you should purchase two creams instead of one.
If you are still unsure, make sure to buy one more, just in case.
1 pack of numbing cream
If you are planning on getting a tattoo that is on the smaller scale and doesn’t cover a lot of skin. This is the perfect package, designed for tattoos that doesn’t cover your body completely, but still exudes character. The ideal usage of this package, would be for tattoos, such as, one side of the forearm, one of your pecs or perhaps your shoulder.
2 pack of numbing cream
This package possesses the ability to cover a little more than the previous one. We suggest getting this package if you are debating tattooing some of the following body parts; whole forearm, entire calf, or perhaps your pec in conjunction with your shoulder.
3 pack of numbing cream
Now we’re talking, this package is designed for the longer sessions. 3 creams is enough to get you entire thigh tattooed. With a pack of 3 numbing creams, you’ll easily be able to fill out an arm sleeve or perhaps your stomach and ribcage. This package give you a lot of options and are usually optimal for some of the bigger tattoos.
5 pack of numbing cream
The 5 package deal will help you get you whole leg tattooed. It can also get your whole back tattooed. It’s also good for the front (chest, stomach, ribcage and shoulders). So if you are getting anything similar to this done, this is the package for you.
It’s important to say, if you have an 8 hour session, you shouldn’t be applying all five creams at the same time, as the effect will wear off, before the session is done. So we suggest you do half of the area you are getting done first, and then apply it to the next half, when the tattoo artist is an hour or an hour and a half away from being done with the first half.
10 pack of numbing cream
This is for the sessions that isn’t possible to do in one day. The 10 cream package is enough to get your whole upper body or lower body tattooed. It will be the perfect fit for you, if you’re going all in, to get your whole upper or lower body tattooed.
It’s important to say, if you have an 8 hour session, you shouldn’t be applying all creams at the same time, as the effect will wear off, before the session is done. So we suggest you do half of the area you are getting done first, and then apply it to the next half, when the tattoo artist is an hour or an hour and a half away from being done with the first half.
25 & 50 pack of numbing cream
These packages are usually meant for businesses. Maybe you have experienced customers twitching and moving in the chair because of the pain. This will save the customers for the pain, and make your session calmer, so you can concentrate a 100% on delivering a masterpiece.