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Will Fresh Tattoo Resist Laser Removal?

I have a fresh tattoo. It's a month old. My artist messed up and I want it removed. Is it too early? Will my tattoo resist laser removal?

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Hiw long should I wait to get my tattoo removed?

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The skin cycle of a normal adult human is approximately 35 to 57 days so patients should wait at least six to eight weeks before considering laser tattoo removal treatment. 

Beverly Hills Dermatologic Surgeon
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Laser tattoo removal works for fresh tattoos

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Fresh tattoos should not resist laser removal. It is recommended to wait at least 30 days after having a tattoo applied or after complete healing before starting the removal process.

Charleston Dermatologist

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