top of page
IMG_6389-2-2.jpg

ARTIST BIO

Eric Cantu has been tattooing for 14 years. He started working in the industry as an apprentice at Red White & Blue Tattoo and since then has continued to grow his passion for tattooing throughout the DFW area. Outside of work, Eric enjoys spending time with his family, kayaking, dirt biking, fishing and other outdoor activities.

 

Eric specializes in black and gray realism, watercolor, and combination tattoos.

Artist Bio

PORTFOLIO

tattoo machine.png
Portfolio
Man with Tattoos

Prepare

Prepare DO'S:

-  Hydrate prior to your appointment

-  Regularly moisturize skin at least

   a week prior to the appointment

-  Eat BEFORE your session 

-  Bring snacks/drinks for session breaks

-  Dress comfortably

Prepare DON'T'S:

-  Do not shave area before your session

-  Do not tan or apply tanning lotions prior 

   to your session. Also stay out of the sun

-  Do not bring guests  (Due to COVID-19)

-  Do not wear cologne or perfume

DURING Your Session:

-  Don't touch your tattoo

-  Be prepared to sit for 2-3 hours at a time

Prepare

Aftercare

Aftercare

1. Leave Saniderm bandage on for 5 days-

This bandage seals the tattoo from infections/bacteria, which keeps the area clean and sanitized. Saniderm bandages allows the tattoo to breathe while collecting the plasma which is necessary for a speedy healing process. Any fluids you may see underneath the Saniderm bandage is completely normal.

2. Remove Saniderm bandage (5th Day)-

Click here for more detailed removal instructions.

3.Wash Tattoo

Wash with anti-bacterial soap 2-3 times a day for 1 -2 weeks after the tattoo. Then pat or air dry.

4. Apply Ointment

Apply a VERY THIN COAT of aftercare ointment to the tattooed area 2-3 times a day for 1-2 weeks after washing. (Note: If the tattoo is shiny, you have applied too much ointment.) 

Aftercare
Black Background

Prepare

Prepare DO'S:
-  Hydrate prior to your appointment.
-  Regularly moisturize skin at least
   a week prior to the appointment.
-  Eat BEFORE your session.
-  Bring snacks/drinks for session breaks.
-  Dress comfortably.

Prepare DON'T'S:
-  Do not shave area before your session.
-  Do not tan or apply tanning lotions prior to your session. Also stay out of the sun.
-  You may bring ONE guest to your appointment.
-  Do not wear cologne or perfume.

DURING Your Session:
-  Don't touch your tattoo.
-  Be prepared to sit for 2-3 hours at a time.

bottom of page