Tattoo Removal Large Area
Laser Tattoo Removal at Erasable Inc. The tattoo removal effects are not seen overnight and 99% of tattoos require multiple treatments. Laser tattoo removal cannot be performed on sun burnt skin. Lasers remove tattoos by breaking up the pigment colors with a high-intensity light beam. The study included 352 people who had their tattoos removed with the Q-switched laser. At ReversaTatt our new laser technology is able to remove most tattoos between 5 to 8 sessions.
The instant that the laser light is absorbed, the light energy is converted to heat energy and a portion of the tattoo is destroyed. By utilizing different laser wavelengths it is possible to specifically target each ink color that may be present in a tattoo. A 2010 study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association noted that tattoos over 12 inches in diameter were least successfully removed after 10 treatments.
The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery reported carrying out 100,000 tattoo removal procedures in 2011, up from 86,000 in 2010. Contact our office to schedule an appointment and find out if you are a candidate for laser tattoo removal. The cost of laser tattoo removal depends on several factors, but particularly the size of tattoo. These tattoos are light on ink, and take only 1-2 treatments to remove.