Professor Thomas Fox said that tattoo may lead to allergic responses in some people, because colors used contain metallic compounds such as mercury, cadmium, chromium, cobalt and iron oxide.
The German dermatologist explained that symptoms of tattoo allergy are redness, swelling, blisters, itching and fever. In severe cases, it may amount to shortness of breath.
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