After each laser session when is the time-frame in which the lymphatic system is removing the most ink?

I was wondering after each laser session, which is the time-frame in which our immune system/lymphatic system is removing the most amount of ink that was broken up during the laser session? Would it be during the first or second session, a week after or other?

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Brooklyn Laser Tattoo Removal, Inc.

Published on Feb 24, 2016

The lymphatic system is constantly removing foreign elements, and it is no different when it comes to ink. When the laser explodes the ink into tiny particles, the body recognizes the particles as foreign elements and the lymphatic system is enacted to remove them. We teach people how to tune up their immune system for faster removal. The more people implement the various factors taught in our lessons, the faster their removal and the fewer number of treatments they'll need.

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Answered by Brooklyn Laser Tattoo Removal, Inc.

The lymphatic system is constantly removing foreign elements, and it is no different when it comes to ink. When the laser explodes the ink into tiny particles, the body recognizes the particles as foreign elements and the lymphatic system is enacted to remove them. We teach people how to tune up their immune system for faster removal. The more people implement the various factors taught in our lessons, the faster their removal and the fewer number of treatments they'll need.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


McGuiness Dermatology

Published on Jan 25, 2014

Keep in mind that when removing tattoos with any tattoo removal laser, the laser treatment breaks down the tattoo pigment into pieces. The smaller the pieces, the easier and faster your body's cells are able to carry them off. It has been proven without doubt, that the Picosure laser breaks down tattoo ink particles into the smallest pieces, by far, regardless of color, compared with any other tattoo removal laser. This is why scientific studies showed that about half the number of treatments were needed to treat a tattoo with the Picosure laser.

The more ink particles that are present, the more ink can be carried away, assuming the ink particles are small enough. Early in tattoo treatment, there is usually more ink present, so there is usually more ink being removed earlier in the tattoo treatments process. Very soon after the laser treatment your bodies cells will start to engulf and carry away the ink particles that are small enough. This process continues for several weeks after treatment, which is why tattoo treatments are usually done about 4-6 weeks apart.

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Answered by McGuiness Dermatology

Keep in mind that when removing tattoos with any tattoo removal laser, the laser treatment breaks down the tattoo pigment into pieces. The smaller the pieces, the easier and faster your body's cells are able to carry them off. It has been proven without doubt, that the Picosure laser breaks down tattoo ink particles into the smallest pieces, by far, regardless of color, compared with any other tattoo removal laser. This is why scientific studies showed that about half the number of treatments were needed to treat a tattoo with the Picosure laser.

The more ink particles that are present, the more ink can be carried away, assuming the ink particles are small enough. Early in tattoo treatment, there is usually more ink present, so there is usually more ink being removed earlier in the tattoo treatments process. Very soon after the laser treatment your bodies cells will start to engulf and carry away the ink particles that are small enough. This process continues for several weeks after treatment, which is why tattoo treatments are usually done about 4-6 weeks apart.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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