Tattoo a risk? Needle metal remains in the body - panorama 2

Tattoo a risk? Needle metal remains in the body – panorama

This can cause allergies in humans

27/08/2019 14:53


Not only the tattoo colors, but also the needles used can trigger allergies. "When tattooing, the chromium and nickel particles can come off the needles and go through the blood into the lymph nodes," says Ines Schreiver of the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment in Berlin.



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She has a study in the newspaper with colleagues on Tuesday Toxicology of particles and fibers published. As a result, metals causing allergies dissolve particularly frequently when titanium dioxide is used, contained in many tattoo colors such as green, red and blue. To what extent deposits are harmful to health and cause allergies, need to be deepened.