At some point or another or for various reasons, people often make the decision to get their tattoo removed. In some cases the tattoo will reflect a lost love and sometimes the tattoo will be something that the individual doesn’t want anymore. Whatever the cause may be, getting a tattoo removed is a decision that takes quite of bit of time and thought.
Anyone with a need to remove an undesired tattoo can opt for laser tattoo removal. It is not the person’s physical characteristics which decide the extent of removal but the colors used. Though most tattoo colors can be eliminated or lightened more or less, skin colored tattoos may undergo irreversible ink darkening. This may be the case with white, pink, flesh-toned and light brown tattoo inks. Also red ink tattoos may turn black. In these situations do ask or say yes to a test dose.
How Does Laser Tattoo Removal Work?
Tattoos are considered permanent, but in the past they have been removed via painful dermabrasion, surgery or skin grafts. Thanks to advancements in medical laser technology, tattoos can now be partially or completely removed with minimal scarring, less side effects and little downtime.
Laser tattoo removal utilizes strong laser pulses to penetrate deep into the skin. These wavelengths of light ore strong enough to attack the embedded indelible ink, yet gentle enough to not damage the surrounding cells. The in is destroyed and the body’s natural healing process removes the remnants.
Check out some of our before and after photos below. For a free consultation fill out the form on the right send us a photo of your tattoo. We can treat your unwanted ink for a fraction of the cost that other shops charge. You’ll be surprised how affordable laser tattoo removal can be.