YES! TATTOOS CAN BE REMOVED
The laser used for the tattoo removal produces 0 short pulses of intense light that pass through the top layers of skin and are absorbed by the tattoo pigment below.
The laser blasts the ink and causes the tattoo pigment to break apart into small particles.
Macrophages cells are able to remove the ink after the laser makes the ink particles smaller.
Ink Particles Macrophage Cell
How many treatments will it take to remove my tattoo?
The size of your tattoo, skin tone and the color and depth of the ink will determine the number of treatments needed.
Why some tattoos take longer to remove.
Type of Ink Used
There are different factors that effect how your tattoo responds to the laser.
Depth of Tattoo
Your Skin Tone
Lighter skin tones have a higher success rate but many skin types are treatable.
Type of Colors Used
Black, red, dark orange and dark blue ,brown, light orange and light blue colors require more visits.
TYPES OF INK USED
There are many different inks out there that affect the skin differently. Amateur tattoos generally respond faster.
DEPTH OF A TATTOO
A tattoo that has been covered up by another tattoo has more ink and depth in the skin and requires additional treatments.
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