for Kansas Tattoo Artists
KBOC FORMS AND APPLICATIONS
1. Wash hands. (Proper Handwashing Procedure)
2. Don gloves.*
3. Clean skin using germicidal solution with a clean single use paper product.
4. Shave if necessary.
5. Dispose of razor, without recapping, into sharps container immediately after use.
6. Rewash skin.
7. Change gloves.*
8. Apply pattern maintaining clean sanitary standards.
9. Change gloves.*
10. Place a barrier over the following:
• Work surface.
• Power supply.
• Clip cord.
• Nalgene bottles.
• Ergonomic equipment for tattooing.
11. Remove needle from sterilized packaging and place it on a clean field.
12. Insert needle into appropriate tube.
13. Affix needle and tube to drive pin.
14. Use tensioners on needle bar.
15. Use grommet or buffering material.
16. Check the integrity of the needle.(Loupe if necessary).
17. Place bagged machine on clean field.
18. Change gloves.*
19. Use clean single use ink caps.
20. Use a rinse cup.
21. Use barrier when opening and closing the pigment bottle.
22. Disperse pigment with out touching pigment bottle tip to ink cap.
23. Fill rinse cup with sterilized water.
24. Change gloves.*
25. Look for needle ride.
26. Adjust power as needed.
27. Draw pigment.
28. Use proper skin stretching technique.
29. Place machines in clean field when finished.
30. Switch machines without cross contamination.
31. Clean tattoo using single use product and germicidal solution.
32. Change gloves.*
33. Apply single use ointment to tattoo.
34. Affix proper dressing to tattoo with suitable tape designed for use on skin.
35. Give verbal and written aftercare instructions with contact information.
36. Remove gloves properly. (Proper Glove Removal)
37. Wash hands. (Proper Handwashing Procedure)
38. Proceed to breakdown and disinfection work area including chairs.
* OSHA: Change gloves. 1910.1030(d)(2)(v) Employers shall ensure that employees wash their hands immediately or as soon as feasible after removal of gloves or other personal protective equipment.
Each practitioner shall follow universal precautions in ALL cases.
Note: A PDF reader program is required to view
some of the information contained on this website. If you do not have this
application installed on your computer, a free version can be downloaded
by clicking the following icon:
If you are unable to read any of the information contained
on this website, please contact the Kansas Board of Cosmetology. We will be happy to assist you.
714 SW Jackson, Jayhawk Walk Building, Suite 100,
Phone: (785) 296-3155 * Fax (785) 296-3002 * Email
Chiquita C. Coggs, Executive Director