The majority of individuals that get tattoos end up requesting a tattoo removal. The reason: the satisfaction has been lost, such as change in lifestyle. Women usually request the removal of tattoos more than men due to the reputation women receive.
When someone want to get their tattoos removed, there are several methods for the process: skin graft, dermabrasion, and of course, laser removal, which is the preferred and time-efficient. The laser tattoo removal procedure consists of taking away the metallic ions in the tattoo’s ink, which breaks it down and can be disposable.
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.