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How Long is Laser Tattoo Removal Treatment

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Dream Tattoo Removal MD - Tattoo Lightening, Brookline, Boston, Canton, MA

“How long will it take to get this tattoo removed”? It’s our most frequently asked question.

The length of time of the laser tattoo removal process varies. It relies greatly on the body’s ability to respond to the laser and eradicate tattoo ink from the skin. So how fast the result is different from patient to patient.

Dream Tattoo Removal MD recommends six weeks minimum between laser sessions for lighter skin tone and eight weeks for darker complexions. This will allow enough time for the immune system to flush out the ink. Treatment intervals are important to prevent adverse effects. Although, practitioners cannot accurately give the precise number of sessions to totally clear up the tattoo markings. They can however, assess how easy the markings can be removed. They have a tool that could help them estimate the number of sessions you need. The scale accounts for factor that can affect the rate of removal such as skin type, tattoo layering, ink colors, and amount of ink.

There are lot of factors that affects the speed of tattoo removal. Patients who have a strong immune system likely gets faster result than those with health issues. Thus, it is important to include exercise, stay hydrated, and actively massage the site as part of your post-treatment actions.

For more information about laser tattoo removal treatment, contact Dream Tattoo Removal MD.