Tattoos are more popular than ever before, which means more people wanting to remove or replace them than ever before, too.
You may have your own reasons. It may be correcting a haphazard teenage decision. Or a way to “edit” history of your ex you really thought was “The One”. Whatever the reason may be, tattoo removal is the only option to get rid of that unwanted tattoo. Your reasoning behind wanting them gone may never change, but the technology has to do so has vastly improved.
Frequently Asked Questions About Laser Tattoo Removal
How does laser tattoo work?
Laser Tattoo removal uses picosecond (one-trillionth of a second) pulse duration to generate super-high powered laser energy, focused directly on the ink of your tattoo. This strong photo-mechanical impact optimizes fracturing of tattoo ink – simply meaning your unwanted tattoos will be virtually zapped into vapor.
Will laser tattoo work for me?
The new technology enables us to treat any skin color and any color tattoo more efficiently in less time and significantly less discomfort than traditional tattoo removal methods. Although certain ink colors are a bit more challenging and may require more treatments. Laser still requires less treatments overall, resulting in less complications and side effects.
How long does it take to see results?
Your tattoos can be removed in a single treatment, although often times require three to seven treatments for complete removal. Although it is not possible to fully erase your tattoo. Laser will significantly diminish your tattoos appearance. Once the area has healed completely and as expected, you can tattoo in that same location with no repercussions from the previous tattoo.
Does laser tattoo removal hurt?
While your anticipation of pain can differ from another patients, rest assured there is only minimal discomfort during the removal process. Patients that have sensitive skin or feel they may experience discomfort find relief from a topical anesthetic applied 30-60 minutes before the treatment session.
In addition, Smart Lasers advanced technology is ingrained with a patient comfort system. This strategy allows for constant monitoring of your skin from the beginning of your treatment until the very last picosecond, keeping your skins temperature cool and comfortable.
How much does Laser tattoo removal cost?
Depending on the size of your tattoo and how many sessions you will need to remove it will determine your cost.