Location: Hawaii
Member since 11/2/2012


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Reviews by kahelelani

A Dream Becomes a Nightmare but the End is in Sight - Hawaii, HI

I live in a place where hand tattooes are culturally acceptable if not expected. I began the tattoo journey years ago with the help of a trusted artist. I always wanted to add to the tattoo, it was stunning and so unique. I went back to the trusted artist, we discussed for an extensive amount of... READ MORE

Discussions started by kahelelani

What is your favourite after lasering cream or lotion?

I'm finding after five laser sessions that the skin is taking a beating.  I've tried aquaphor (don't like the petroleum greasy feeling), Palmer's cocobutter (it's good but... READ MORE

Recent comments from kahelelani

Aloha inor5819, I understand the depression and guilt that follows with ink regret. It affects our whole outlook, our sleep, our eating habits, and our perspective of possibilities. You seem to understand that the whole removal... READ COMMENT

Aloha JannV, Glad to see that you're still here, going through the healing process can take time. Sometimes taking a break from laser sessions helps the skin heal as well as promote continued fading. I had not had a session for one... READ COMMENT

"a patience test" yes, you've got that right :) READ COMMENT

Yes, you are having a wonderful result from this last treatment. With each treatment, more and more will disappear. IT doesn't disappear uniformly, I have pieces missing in places and ink in other places. But it does go. Good luck!... READ COMMENT

Aloha chezbit, you are having some amazing fading!! Wow!! Your experience with the picosure has definitely given me hope, and I'm sure others as well. I can imagine that soon your ink will be a memory rather than a reminder. Good... READ COMMENT