WebMD Discuss Tattoos and Overheating with Dr. Green
Some of the latest research has suggested that tattoos can impede the skin sweating when compared to adjacent skin on a person’s body. The ramifications of this is that the more tattoos you have the greater risk this poses. However, research in this field is in its infancy and more data will be required.
WebMD have talked to Dr. Green about this subject to get her option as to what risk and issues this might pose.
You can learn more about this issue at the WebMD site, in the article: Risky Ink: Tattoos May Lead to Body’s Overheating, found here: https://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/news/20200930/dangerous-ink-tattoos-might-lead-to-bodys-overheating