kahelelani

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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

"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

Aloha danielw, I would consult with an expert but I wonder if this ReCell is appropriate for tattoo removal/coverage. The tattoo ink goes down into the skin in many layers, not just the surface. As for wanting the ink removed and... READ COMMENT

Aloha Meichera, It sounds like you are a very healthy person. My personal experience has been: using lidocaine shots (this is not an area where you want to be in pain, as my doctor said you may not come back, but lidocaine shots are... READ COMMENT