Little Tsunami Tattoo & art studio - Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii
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Little Tsunami Tattoo & art studio - Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii
808 822 9112   •   New Location! 4-1378 Kuhio Hwy #202, Kapaa, HI 96746   •
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you located?
We are located on the East side of the Island of Kauai, in Old Kapaa town, on the Makai side of the street (Ocean side) with an ocean view!
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What are your hours of operation?
10am - 6ish

I'm visiting the island - what steps should I take if I'd like to make an appointment?
As soon as you know your dates, give us a call at the shop at (808) 822-9112 or email us @ littletsunamitattoo@gmail.com with the dates, the design ideas, tattoo location, size, etc. and we'll take it from there.

Does it hurt?
Yes. Some areas are more painful than others. Also, the intensity of the process of being tattooed varies from person to person. It's good to prepare yourself, be sure to eat, drink plenty of fluids, and get a restful night's sleep.

How do you price your tattoos?
Tattoos are priced by the piece. Size, location, and detail are all considered when giving estimates.

What is your shop minimum?
We have a $100 minimum.

Can I get tattooed while I'm pregnant?
No. We're sorry, you will need to wait.

How do I take care of my new tattoo?
*IF USING A SANIDERM bandage keep on for a minimum of 24hrs and up to 3 days. Disregard #2.

1) When you take the bandage off, we recommend doing so in a hot shower to eliminiate any trauma to the skin. Wash your tattoo with warm water and a gentle soap, lather well. Be sure to wash away any dried blood or sliminess. After washing your tattoo BLOT tattoo with a soft, dry, paper towel.

(Short term bandaging)
2) Apply a THIN layer of Aquaphor Ointment to your tattoo, blot again with paper towel to remove excess Aquaphor. Do this for the first 3 days. Continue to wash your tattoo up to 3 times daily during your tattoo healing.

DO NOT PICK AT YOUR TATTOO!!!!!!!!

3) Start using lotion whenever your tattoo is dry or itchy! Use a lotion that is dye free, fragrance free, and aloe free such as: Lubriderm, Curel, or Aveeno. Apply lotion as needed; up to 5 times daily.

*Do not soak in the Ocean, Pools, Jacuzzis, Baths, Etc.
ALSO KEEP OUT OF SUN!!! *Until your tattoo is fully healed (about 3 weeks.)