Sometimes your permanent body artwork needs to be… less permanent. Our go-to tattoo removal cosmetic procedure uses a laser treatment to make changes to your prior ink.
Whether you are making room for new art or looking to erase a previous tattoo decision, laser treatments can be used to effectively remove the pigmentation in your skin.
Our PiQo4 laser is the gold standard in laser tattoo removal with two cutting edge technologies combined, allowing more color clearance in a faster time. This means better clearance, fewer sessions, and less ghosting than with other systems.
How Laser Tattoo Removal Works
PiQo4 laser technology simultaneously targets both large and small tattoo particles, breaking them into tiny particles that are naturally removed by your body. The laser targets only the ink, and will not harm the surrounding skin. In addition, the PiQo4 does not use heat therefore it is safe to use on lighter and darker skin tones as well. The versatility of the PiQo4 allows for precise treatment of varying particle sizes and tattoo colors on all skin types. Lastly, the Pico speed of the laser allows for better color clearance and faster results.
Laser Tattoo Removal Results
All Tattoo removal treatments typically consist of a series of anywhere from 2-10 sessions, scheduled 6-8 weeks apart, until the desired removal outcome is met. The number of treatments will depend on the kind of ink and color used, as well as the amount of coverage. Your provider can determine how long to wait between appointments based on progress made and your skin type.
What Should I Expect During My Laser Tattoo Removal Procedure?
We offer topical numbing cream to make you more comfortable during the procedure. You will then hear the laser loudly fire, audible popping sounds, and feel heat over the general area of the skin. The treated area will feel as if it were sunburned. Some may blister and lesions will look darker before the skin heals and the lesion improves. Your provider will give you guidelines for before and after care.
After Your Laser Tattoo Removal Procedure
Treated areas may somewhat swell and turn red but usually only for a few hours afterwards. Between treatments, be sure to keep the area out of the sun and covered. Your provider will give you additional tips for care during your appointment.