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Can Laser Tatoo Removal work for pigmented scars?
I have a thin, dark red scar on my arm and was wondering if laser tattoo removal could make it lighter? Its really red. Read more
Will the skin look weird after tattoo removal?
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Or will it look the same as before the tattoo was placed? Read more
What is the best type of laser to use for laser tattoo removal?
Are certain medical lasers better than others? What should I ask my specialist about the laser(s) their facility uses? Read more
Can Tattoo Removal get rid of tattoos on flabby skin?
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I recently lost over 100 pounds, and the tattoo I got when I was heavy now has shrunk and warped. I'd like to have it removed, but the skin on the area is not very firm (due to weight loss). Will this be a prob... Read more
Why does laser tattoo removal take so many sessions to get rid of tattoos?
I heard that it takes 4 or 5 sessions minimum to remove a tattoo with laser tattoo removal. Why does it take so many? Is there anything I can do to make it take fewer sessions? Read more
Will hair treated with laser hair removal ever grow back?
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How long can I expect the results to last? Read more
Is laser hair removal safe to have on sensitive areas?
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Like the upper lip? What about for eyebrow shaping? Read more
What kind of professionals are needed for laser tattoo removal?
I heard that tattoo removal clinics should have both a certified laser specialist and laser safety officer on site. Is this true? It seems a little extreme. Read more
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How common is salabrasion for tattoo removal?
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Is it performed in many clinics? What are the pros and cons? Read more
Are saline injections an effective form of Tattoo Removal?
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I heard that injecting saline into the tattoo area can blur the ink and modify or fade the tattoo. Does this work? Read more
What is Rejuvi Tattoo Removal?
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Is this a hoax? Is it widely offered? Read more
Recommendation to fade a half sleeve?
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I have a half sleeve of colorful vines and such. I want to fade it to a point where I can tattoo over it. What do you recommend? Read more
Can Microderm work to get rid of my scar which was left from having a tattoo removal?
I had a large tattoo removed by laser several years ago and the skin is still quite scarred, with some hyperpigmentation. Could microderm treatments work to correct the skin, or fraxel? Read more
Matacide was sprayed on tatto instead of green soap.
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If matacide was sprayed on a tattoo accidentally instead of green soap, what can happen? Read more
I've had 33 treatments. The laser isn't working, what else can I try?
I've had 33 treatments over 5 years on my tattoo at a very good laser center. I know they're using the best lasers for the job. It's faded, but it just won't go away. I'm so frustrated. Is there anything I can ... Read more
3 treatments and faded, but...
I've had 3 laser treatments on my tattoo which just has dark blue color. It has been 3 years now and it has faded quite a bit. Will it ever ALL go away or will I carry this "ghost" forever? Would 3 more session... Read more
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