Welsh Chad

Location: Cardiff, UK
Member since 9/5/2013


  • 537 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews by Welsh Chad

My tattoo removal journey - Cardiff

Hi all, My name is Chad, and I'm a 22-year-old from Cardiff, Wales, UK. I've been going through laser tattoo removal for almost a year now, and I've gotten a lot of comfort from following your stories on here. In return, I now feel it's time to share my own story. I have two tattoos; one is... READ MORE

Questions from Welsh Chad

Red/pink/purple scars? How to return to normal colour? (Photo)

I've been undergoing laser tattoo removal but I burnt quite bad after a treatment and blistered very badly. Ever since the skin has been pink, sometimes purple. I am desperate... READ MORE

Will an already treated black tattoo fade faster with Picosure? (photo)

I've had 14 q-switch treatments on my tattoo which is all black, and I have decided to take the plunge and try Picosure next month. My tattoo began as a jet black, dense colour... READ MORE

Recent comments from Welsh Chad

My pleasure! Always good speaking to someone from the Diff (though I'm from Barry originally, ha). Dr Maria knows me well so do let her know that you saw my blog. :-) Keep us updated on your progress and don't be afraid to ask any more... READ COMMENT

Definitely don't start r20 until you've had a few treatments. At the moment you've got no idea how much trauma your skin can take and you might find that your tattoo fades effectively without the r20 method. I don't have anything booked... READ COMMENT

The revlite is a very good q-switched laser is one of the best available, and the r20 is a method, not a laser. So they use the revlite to perform the r20 method :-) there wasn't anything that put me off the Cellite clinic but Dr Maria... READ COMMENT

Thanks Amy for this awesome comment! I'm glad you were able to dodge having a tattoo, lucky thing. I also think that it will be disappear eventually, but it is definitely going to take more time. I'm hoping that it loses its shape soon... READ COMMENT

Hi sorry for the delay in getting back to you! Are you local to Cardiff? I have heard of the Cellite clinic, yes. I did email them but decided not to go there. My biggest piece of advice is that with tattoo removal, you really do get... READ COMMENT