This week, the REACH page was updated to include the following information -
What's happening with tattoo inks in the EU –
Restriction of hazardous substances in tattoo inks and permanent make-up
To protect European citizens, thousands of hazardous chemicals found in tattoo inks and permanent make-up are restricted in the EU under the REACH Regulation from January 2022. The aim is not to ban tattooing but to make the colours used in tattoos and permanent make-up safer.