How Laser Treatments Can Do the Impossible

With the advancements in the cosmetic industry and the addition of new procedures a lot of benefits are coming in your way every day. This ranges from new hairstyles and makeup to skin and body treatments using laser technology. One of the biggest benefits of these is tattoo removal that is vastly becoming popular. While tattoos were once considered permanent, now you have the chance to remove any tattoo that you messed up or regret having. Take a look to see how this new technology has made this possible

How Does It Remove Tattoos?

Tattoos are done by injecting particles of pigment or tattoo ink into the dermis. While the skin healing process usually can remove small particle from the skin, these ink particles are too large to be removed from your dermis making your tattoo permanent. In this method, high powered, short beams of light is sent in through the skin to break up the tattoo particles. This works on any colours and pigments. This will gradually make the tattoo fade.

How Long Does It Take to Remove a Tattoo?

Most of the patients who come for tattoo removal are concerned about the duration of the process. In order to completely remove the tattoo for most people it would take six to eight weeks. Each session will break more and more of the tattoo ink. This will make it easier for your body to remove the ink particles. After around eight weeks the ink will be removed from your body completely. The number of weeks it takes to heal might slightly differ depending on the size of the tattoo, the place of the tattoo, and the colours that are used.  So, if you are planning to remove a tattoo before any especial occasion such as a wedding or another event, make your appointment ahead with enough time for the skin to heal.

Does it Hurt or Leave a Scar?

This is another worry that a lot of patients have.  And the answer to this is yes. But tattoo removal does not hurt more than the pain you experienced while getting a tattoo. In other words, while the procedure can be uncomfortable, it is bearable and there is nothing to worry about. Also, most of the time, tattoo removal providers can provide you with some kind of skin numbing methods that you won’t feel any pain. As for the scarring, this hardly happens when q-switched laser is used. So choosing a place that provides tattoo removal using q switch laser Sydney is the best solution to avoid scarring.

Are There Any Side Effects?

Tattoo removal will have some of the temporary side effects such as swelling, redness or tendering of the area but this will go away in a day or two. However, if you don’t practice the right form of aftercare methods this will become worse. Another way to avoid these is to informing the tattoo removal providers if you have sensitive skin or if you have any pigmentation problems. Some of the other side effects of removal such as Blistering, scabs, bruising can be avoided if you follow the aftercare procedures correctly.

There is no need to worry anymore if your new tattoo did not go as you planned. All you need to do is find the right tattoo removal place and consult them and your tattoo will be gone in a matter of few weeks.




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