This surgical tape is ideal for use in the tattoo industry as freshly completed ink needs protection from the elements during the healing process. This tape is strong and durable, specially designed for medical applications. It is latex free and hypoallergenic, meaning it is suitable for use on all of your clients with worrying about potential allergies. It transparent when applying to the skin, meaning that it can minimise the bulky appearance of dressings and bandages. The tape is very durable and strong, but can easily be removed from the skin. It also does not leave any sticky residue on the skin's surface in the same way that many of the plasters and adhesive dressings can which is uncomfortable and difficult to remove, as well as being unsightly. This Transpore tape from 3M is very easy to tear precisely without needing the use of scissors. This tape is possible to tear into straight pieces even when wearing gloves, meaning it is ideal for use by nurses, doctors as well as tattoo artists when applying dressing to their new artwork. Transpore tape will adhere to both dry and damp skin, meaning that there is no risk of your dressing coming away easily or pulling on the skin unnecessarily.