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Why Is My Tattoo Permanent? And How Does the Laser Remove It?

September 19th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

It’s time to get down and dirty with the nitty gritty of tattoo placement and removal. To explain the answer to both of these questions I am going to plagiarise myself a little. I explained the basics of the process behind how tattoos and laser removal works in our piece titled ‘Do different skin tones […]

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Do Different Skin Types React Differently to Laser Tattoo Removal?

September 7th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

To understand why different skin types react differently to laser tattoo removal, it is helpful to understand how the process works. Your original artwork was created by puncturing the skin to deposit ink into the dermis.  The immune system reacts to the ink deposits by sending out white blood cells to remove the foreign bodies.  […]

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3 Things You Can Start Doing Today to Improve the Success of Your Laser Tattoo Removal

August 15th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

Nobody wants to spend more time or money on anything than necessary, with holidays to the Bahamas being the exception.  And even then you really only want to spend more time there and keep your money in your pocket.  So when it comes to laser tattoo removal, why wouldn’t you do everything you can to […]

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Seven Most Commonly Removed Tattoos

July 14th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

Barbed wire arm bands, dolphins, Chinese symbols and ex-lover’s names all make their way onto the lists of most commonly removed tattoos on a regular basis.  So what are the most common tattoos that Tattoo Removal Laser Clinics are asked to zap away?  Speak to any one of our staff and they will agree that […]

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5 Ways to Avoid Tattoo Regret

June 30th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

We’ve all winced in horrified amusement as galleries full of tattoo regret have popped up on our social media newsfeed somewhere.  Misspelled words, botched cover ups and ill placed ink abound in these posts.  With any luck, your tattoo will never make it to one of these posts; and to help you avoid all the […]

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Does Smoking Really Affect Tattoo Removal?

June 16th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

The short answer is yes.  There is no way around the fact that smoking affects the outcome of the tattoo removal process.  In fact a study coming out of Italy indicates that “the chance of achieving removal after 10 treatment sessions was decreased by 69.7% in smokers compared with nonsmokers.”  I’m not going to lecture […]

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Which Tattoo Colours are Easiest to Remove?

June 2nd, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

Like most people you have likely heard that green tattoos are impossible to remove.  With the use of the Q-Switched Ruby laser this fact has changed to fallacy.  As with removing any coloured ink from the skin, green needs to be removed with the correct wavelength of light. Think back to high school and you’ll […]

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Laser Tattoo Removal Aftercare for Best Results

May 19th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

Correct aftercare for the site of your laser tattoo removal is not only necessary to prevent unwanted side effects such as infection and scarring, but to achieve the best results possible. Laser treatment creates a superficial wound on the targeted skin; you will see the treated area turn white immediately after treatment.  This pigment change […]

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5 Factors that Contribute to the Success of your Laser Tattoo Removal

May 5th, 2016 by Tattoo Removal in Tattoo Removal

While individual bodies will respond differently to laser tattoo removal, there are several factors that play an inherent role in successful tattoo removal.  Most of these things are out of your control once you’ve already been inked, however they do play a role in the end result.  In the event that you can’t remember why […]

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5 Tattoo Removal Myths That Need To Die

April 21st, 2016 by Tattoo Removal Laser Clinics in Tattoo Removal

There are a number of very common misconceptions about tattoo removal out there that are simply not true. Read the debunked myths below: 1 Laser Tattoo Removal Leaves Scars Tattoo removal lasers only target the second layer of your skin. This is where the ink is located. The laser goes through the first skin layer, […]

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