Frequently Asked Questions

Why are there so many different types?

Each cream is formulated differently but essentially provides the same purpose; fast-acting temporary numbing of the skin.

In the manufacturing process of the cream, they have a slightly different propriety compound/blend giving them different effects.

How long does the numbing effects last?

3 – 9+ hours.


Please be aware that the numbing effects differ from person to person as everyone reacts differently to the numbing cream. These parameters given do not apply to every part of the body. The application process can also play a huge role in the cream’s effectiveness, we supply very detailed instructions – Please follow these carefully.

Does TKTX effect the tattoo quality?


What are the active ingredients?

lidocaine,  prilocaine and epinephrine.

How long before it takes effect?

We highly recommend leaving the cream on for 45-60 minutes to take full effect.

Are there any side effects?

Irresponsible use of TKTX numbing cream may lead to undesirable side effects. Carefully read instructions provided. Consult a medical practitioner if concerned.

How fast is your shipping?

Australia Post is our preferred carrier, their service delivery timeframes are;

Express Priority 1 – 3 days

Express Post  1 – 5 days

Regular Post  5 – 10+ days

Who should avoid using TKTX?

It is advised that people who have heart disease, high blood pressure, pregnant and/or breastfeeding, known allergies to any of the ingredients, thyroid disease, or have difficulty urinating due to enlargement of the prostate gland, or if you are allergic to the ingredients should NOT use TKTX.

Where can it be applied?

It should only be used on normal, unbroken skin before certain procedures such as tattoos, cosmetic, laser, medical and needle-related procedures.

How should I use TKTX?

Use TKTX Aus cream exactly as directed on the label, or as it has been prescribed by your doctor. Do not apply TKTX cream in larger amounts than recommended. Avoid contact with eye and broken skin.

How to store TKTX?

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children. Do not use after the expiry date stated on the tube after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not store above 30°C. Store in the original pack.

Can I return items?

Yes of course. However, the gold hologram sticker must not be broken.

Return postage is to be paid by you.

A 10% restocking fee will occur. The original shipping is not refundable, if your shipping was free that will also be subtracted from the refund.

Please note – If you have placed an order and the postage has been paid by us and you request a refund for your order, the shipping will not be reimbursed.

What is TKTX?

TKTX is a specially designed numbing cream that helps to numb the skin before tattoos, cosmetic, laser, medical and needle-related procedures.