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People interested in tattoos and piercings should be aware that it is not without health risks. Bloodborne pathogens, skin infections, allergic reactions, permanent scarring, and nerve damage can occur when procedures are not done properly.  The body art professional needs to give customers aftercare instructions that explain the procedures on how to prevent health problems and protect the quality of the image or piercing.