Hi Jie Sheng,
Your skin needs time to heal. Attempting to remove a tattoo whilst it is still healing only increases your chance of scarring. I advise all my patients to wait at least 4 weeks before going for treatment.
In my experience, tattoos that are less than a year old a...
Many patients are eager to see immediate results, but it is important for you to understand that the tattoo removal s a long drawn out process and it takes time. Patience is key!
Some factors that will affect how quickly your tattoo clears include:
Your skin needs time to heal. Attempting to remove a tattoo whilst it is still healing only increases your chance of scarring.
Minimally, I would advise four to six weeks between each laser treatment as stacking the treatments too closely together can cause damage i...
Most black ink tattoos take about 3 to 12 months depending on the type of laser technology used. Colorful tattoos such as yours are harder to treat.
On an average, each laser treatment is spaced out between four to six weeks as stacking the treatments too closely tog...
Your skin color will be absorbing the laser energy as well as the tattoo ink. The darker you are, the more melanin you have. This also absorbs the laser energy in addition to the tattoo ink.
It is possible to remove your tattoo, except that you may very likely requ...
Hi Mei Siew,
The best method for tattoo removal remains the laser. Choosing the right person to do the job is just as important as the laser technology used. The PicoWay treatment remains my favorite laser for this purpose because of the range of colors it can treat in addition ...
I’m afraid that it would not be possible unless your tattoo has very little ink to begin with. Most tattoos usually require 3 to 12 sessions depending on the laser used and the person using it.
Some factors that will affect how quickly your tattoo clears inc...
Information is easily available online. It is also in the palm of your hands. I would do a search on your favorite search engine either on your smart phone or computer and read a few reviews before making a decision on the ideal person to help remove your tattoos.
Hi Ye Xu,
It is unfortunately quite painful. Pain is of course, very subjective so it depends very much on the pain threshold of every person as well as the location of the tattoo.
The parts of our skin, which have more nerve endings, will have a stronger sensation. Areas su...
Generally, tattoo removal will cost approximately $2,000 for a simple single coloured tattoo. For more complicated tattoos, it can cost up to $4,500 to remove.
There are many different types of lasers available on the market right now. Typically, each laser session costs from...