You'd be surprised how many people refinance or take out loans to perform these procedures! The median income of those opting for plastic surgery is less than most people think. But, good point - calling it the "norm" may be getting ahead of himself.
According to doctor responses, pigmentation is likely. Here's what Dr. Scott Trimas had to say, "Generally speaking, laser tattoo removal does not result in scar formation. However, invariably, there is some loss of pigmentation especially with darker complected individuals." We haven't come across much regarding temporary rashes, but you can always ask your question here: http://www.realself.com/answers. Hope that helps!
Thanks for sharing Wrigs21! It's definitely interesting how one's environment can affect lifestyle choices or cosmetic surgery decisions.
Thanks for sharing, OJDS! Patients have shared some great experiences and results after treatments in Korea.
The link has been updated! Thank you for catching that - because the ratings update in real time they can change daily, but we've updated it to reflect the current 75% rating.