If the marks remain, they mean that your immune system is not working as it should and there is an infection in your skin. If you have had your skin scraped for an infection or a mole, this may make it harder to get rid of a tattoo. Tattoos that are too large to be […]
Month: July 2020
Can you remove a tattoo yourself?
If the answer is no, how can a tattoo removal specialist fix a hole in your skin? If it’s a tattoo (like a body piercing or a tattoo) that’s covered by the skin, there are a few tricks you can use to get it covered or removed. In this article, we’ll cover the steps you […]
Does lemon juice remove tattoos?
The skin on our hands, wrists, arms, legs and feet is sensitive. Some tattoo removal is done with the use of chemicals or by the injection of a special skin-safe preparation. If you have a tattoo on someone other than your own skin, then you should make an appointment to have your skin covered. How […]
Yes, you can remove the tattoo without having to take the next step of seeing your tattooed skin or removing the old tattoo. Please note that this procedure is done on an outpatient basis and there are no hospital visits and no physical exam performed. So we advise that you have not tried this procedure […]
Are newer tattoos easier to remove?
Or are people simply not using the correct tools? Do most people need to reapply daily, and will they experience some discomfort, or even infection if so? The current study is certainly more research than it is a trial. More studies are absolutely needed here, as many areas of tattoo removal are still poorly understood. […]
Can a tattoo be surgically removed?
A tattoo usually cannot be removed except within 8 to 12 weeks, except for major surgery. A non-surgical procedure to permanently remove a tattoo, called a flap graft, is available as an outpatient procedure. A flap graft is made by taking the top layer of skin that covers the tattoo and stapling it onto a […]
Do your kids have a right to their own self representation? How can I talk to my kids about being body conscious? The first point that has been brought up repeatedly is the “right to one’s own self representation” which is the right that everyone in the world has, including people who are physically disabled. […]
Have you tried removing tattoo ink from your body and having it fade into the ether without ever removing the tattoo? Do you think the process is painful or uncomfortable? We have done a study looking at the relationship between acidity/acidosis and tattoo fading, and you can read about the results here. The Obama Administration’s […]
How is a tattoo removed by laser?
The laser removes any temporary mark on the body of a permanent tattoo that is the result of a permanent medical procedure. Tattooing can be done in the following stages: Permanent medical procedure. These procedures are not covered by these rules; however, tattoos may appear on the body in some states. Tattoo removal. The laser […]
Yes and no. You must remove the whole body tattoo at once, not just any of the smaller spots. There are two types of tattoos on your body – the regular type and the body piercing type. The body piercing type usually takes longer to remove, though you can usually do it faster. Can you […]