Can I get permanent make-up removed?

2013-05-13T16:16:03+00:00 May 13th, 2013|

Unfortunately, we do not provide services to remove permanent make-up. The type of ink used in these cosmetic procedures has a tendency to darken with laser treatment. We would be happy to refer you to a dermatologist who can help [...]

Will I have a scar after tattoo removal?

2013-05-13T16:14:47+00:00 May 13th, 2013|

It is important that after each procedure you follow the after care instructions. If you do so, you have a less than 5% chance of a scar. Your risks are increased with a history of scarring, darker skin or a [...]

How many tattoo removal treatments will I need?

2013-05-13T16:11:53+00:00 May 13th, 2013|

There is no one answer as everyone’s skin and tattoos are different. Most patients will need 5 to 15 sessions. In general, older tattoos (more than 10 years) and certain kinds of ink will need fewer treatments. You should notice [...]

What happens to my skin after tattoo removal treatment?

2013-05-13T16:09:54+00:00 May 13th, 2013|

Immediately after the laser treatment your skin will appear white. We will apply antibiotic cream to your skin and bandage it with non-stick gauze. Over the next several days, you can expect redness, swelling and some blistering. These blisters are [...]

Does tattoo removal hurt?

2013-05-13T16:06:59+00:00 May 13th, 2013|

The pain of laser tattoo removal is similar to getting a tattoo applied, a stinging and burning sensation. However, the big difference is that removal is achieved in a matter of minutes, not hours. The treated area will be cooled [...]