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

If it's free and it helps...all the better. We need all the help we can get during this process. Good luck with the healing and fading. aloha...k READ COMMENT

Aloha! Yes, we are all reading your posts, don't worry there. Sometimes people may not respond, but it is definitely helpful for you and others. I think it's magnificent that you are traveling, and having such wonderful results in... READ COMMENT

Aloha S, good to see you again. My last treatment was my last treatment with lidocaine. Yes, lots of shots with the lidocaine to cover the entire placement. But the doctor waits about 1/2 hour and I don't feel anything. I felt numb... READ COMMENT

Aloha Zimstressed: I see you don't have a review, so I hope you are able to read this. Depression following ink regret is horrible. Depression itself is a challenge and medication may help but side effects can be bothersome causing... READ COMMENT

Aloha Erlstar, I'm so glad that you brought up depression following the ink regret. This is common, but often not spoken of. There is a mixture of feelings: guilt, depression, and anxiety. We are often our own worst enemy. I met... READ COMMENT