Tattoos: Reporting Problems
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) encourages everyone to report adverse reactions to permanent and temporary tattoos and permanent makeup to the FDA's MedWatch. This agency monitors problems caused by cosmetic products and ingredients, including color additives.
- By mail:
- 5600 Fishers Lane
- Rockville, MD 20852-9787
- By phone: 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088)
- By Internet: https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/medwatch/medwatch-online.htm
|Primary Medical Reviewer||William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine|
|Last Revised||May 3, 2012|
|By:||Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: May 3, 2012|
|Medical Review:||William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine|
H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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