Yes, it’s generally considered safe for breastfeeding parents to get a tattoo. However, there are some important considerations to keep in mind.
First, safety is key. Make sure to go to a professional tattoo artist who uses sterilized equipment. This reduces the risk of infection, which is our main concern. Second, good aftercare is essential, so follow your artist's advice closely.
As for the ink affecting your breast milk, it's pretty unlikely. Tattoo ink is designed to stay in the skin, not travel through your body.
But every person and every body is unique, so it's always a good idea to chat with your healthcare provider about your specific circumstances. That way, you can make an informed decision that feels right for you!