Several laser sessions are sometimes necessary for a tattoo removal, you can not predict the number of sessions required for complete erasure. The pulses generated by the laser target pigments tattoo ink accommodated in the overheating in the skin, the ink particles are well pulverized and divided. When the particles become quite small (after several laser sessions) they are rejected slowly by the immune system of the person.
Who Can Benefit From Laser Tattoo Removal?
Because each tattoo is unique, removal techniques must be tailored to suit each individual case. In the past, tattoos could be removed by a wide variety of methods but, in many cases, the scars were more unsightly than the tattoo itself.
Patients with previously treated tattoos may also be candidates for laser therapy. Tattoos that have not been effectively removed by other treatments or through home remedies may respond well to laser therapy providing the prior treatments did not result in excessive scarring.
Following the tattoo removal
After the treatment, the skin is sometimes slightly swollen and discolored. Avoiding the sun is important for proper healing of the skin.