Dermatologist warns against tattoos: “For me, the body is injury”

Harmless embellishment or underestimated health risk? Dermatologist Christoph Liebich of Munich has to tattoos a clear opinion: “For me, the body is a violation,” says the expert from the professional Association of German dermatologists. From a medical perspective it is not advisable tattoos clear.

There are several reasons – all the while Tattooing dyes. Because these are not tested for safety, he explains. “And just because something is not prohibited, it is not automatically good.” After all, it is here to substances, which go under the skin and can accumulate in organs such as the lymph nodes. Add to that the risk of allergic reactions, including allergic shock.