Laser Tattoo Removal
How many treatments do I need?
You would typically require 6-7 treatments/once every 8 weeks.
Please note that the age, ink type and quality of the tattoo will determine how many treatments are required. This depends on the size of the Tattoo. For example, a 4cm x 4cm tattoo would be approximately 20 minutes,
Am I suitable for the treatment?
Most people are suitable for Laser Tattoo Removal.
Your medical history will be discussed with you prior to treatment as part of your free consultation. You will have an opportunity to ask any questions you may have. We will always carry out a small test patch 24-48 hrs before your treatment begins. Laser Tattoo Removal causes a pain similar to the sensation experienced when getting tattoo. A numbing gel is available if required.
What aftercare and downtime requirements does the treatment have?
A cold press is recommended for 24 hours to reduce inflammation and discomfort.
Physical activity is not recommended for 24 hours.
Saunas and Steam Rooms are not recommended for 24 hours.
Shaving should be avoided in the treated area for 10 days.
Please contact your GP or Esthetica Clinic immediately, should the area become infected.