What are Quantum Tattoo Inks made of?

We, at Quantum Tattoo Ink, pride ourselves in the quality of our inks. We have always used the best quality ingredients, and we want to have full transparency with our customers, and their clients, about those ingredients.

Below is a breakdown of our ingredients, so you know exactly what goes into our inks.

Organic Pigment
We use natural pigments, sourced from the earth. None of our pigments ever come from animals.

Kosher Vegetable Glycerin
Kosher vegetable glycerin is a vegan, plant-based sugar alcohol. Glycerin is used to provide lubrication and as a humectant.

Ethyl Alcohol
Ethyl alcohol is a powerful antiseptic and disinfectant with antibacterial and antifungal properties.

Distilled Water
The distillation process removes all impurities and mineral deposits from the water.

Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Extract
Eucalyptus leaves are a traditional aboriginal herbal remedy, which is now used all over the world. The essential oil found in the leaves is a strong antiseptic with antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory properties.

Thymol is derived from the herb, thyme. The derivative is a strong antiseptic with antibacterial and antifungal properties.

Menthol is derived from Mentha plants and is used for its fragrance. Menthol has slight analgesic properties.

What is the percentage of pigment in Quantum Tattoo Inks?

Most of our colors are 60% pigment, while other companies' tattoo inks are 50% or lower. The higher concentration of pigments means that our inks are brighter and more vibrant, which tattoo artists and collectors love.

What is Quantum Tattoo Ink's best black tattoo ink?

It's up to the artist to decide. We have some of the top tattoo artists around the world on our pro team, and each swears by a different Quantum black tattoo ink. Below is a list of our black inks, along with their pigment percentage, to help you decide which black may be best for you.

Are Quantum Tattoo Inks vegan?

YES! Quantum Tattoo Inks have always been vegan. Our ink contains no animal products, and none of our ingredients or finished products are ever tested on animals.

Is Quantum Tattoo Ink compliant with European Union quality standards?

YES! Quantum Tattoo Inks are compliant with all EU quality standards, global health standards, and meet the requirements of the vegan community around the world.

All Quantum Tattoo pigments are sent to the CTL® GmbH for bacteria and heavy metals testing.

After passing all tests, the tattoo inks are registered and listed on the CTL® GmbH website.

Are Quantum Tattoo Inks FDA approved?

No! As of right now, the FDA does not approve ANY tattoo inks. However, we are currently working with the FDA to develop high standards for the tattoo ink industry in the US.