- Black tattoo inks induce reactive oxygen species production correlating with aggregation of pigment nanoparticles and product brand but not with the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon contentTrine Høgsberg
Department of Dermatology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Bispebjerg, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
Exp Dermatol 22:464-9. 2013..It is a new finding that aggregation of tattoo pigment particles correlates with ROS production and brand, independently of chemical composition including PAHs. ROS is hypothesized to be implicated in minor clinical symptoms...
- Microbial status and product labelling of 58 original tattoo inksT Høgsberg
Department of Dermatology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:73-80. 2013..Inks used in Denmark are typically purchased over the internet from international suppliers and manufacturers from the US and the UK. In Denmark tattoo inks are regulated and labelled according to REACH as if they were plain chemicals...
- [Tattoos in a dermatological perspective]Trine Høgsberg
dermatologisk afdeling D, Bispebjerg Hospital, 2400 København NV, Denmark
Ugeskr Laeger 173:34-9. 2011..The field lacks formal regulation at national and European levels and EU had to give up attempts to control the area in 2003 because of lack of knowledge in the field...
- Tattoo inks in general usage contain nanoparticlesT Høgsberg
Department of Dermatology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Bispebjerg, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
Br J Dermatol 165:1210-8. 2011..The content of NPs in tattoo inks is unknown...