Member since 12/23/2013


  • 31 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews by luzoscura

Looking to Remove Black Ink Tattoo (Only 1 Month Old/Denver)

I made the choice to have a tattoo last month, which in retrospect may not have been the best decision. I have been struggling w/ my decision for the better half of this month to the point of feeling very depressed. I'm not entirely at odds w/ the design, after all I had planned it for several... READ MORE

Questions from luzoscura

I was told that Picosure uses heat stacking which increases the risk of scarring. Is this true? (photo)

A technician in Colorado stated that her preference is revlite as picosure has not proven conclusively faster or safer results in tattoo removal. I'm asking in the interest of... READ MORE

Has anybody seen complete tattoo removal without residual scarring for a black ink tattoo? (photo)

Considering Picosure technology has only been available commercially since late 2012 it seems like a short amount of time to see favorable results. Most pics available show... READ MORE

Recent comments from luzoscura

Falco, I appreciate your response. Though I'm still holding out hope that complete removal is possible. For such a large tattoo, this was my first and I had planned it for a year before getting it. I guess I just wasn't ready for the... READ COMMENT

Yeah. That's largely my concern. I've seen some people w/ impressive results, but they're few. What ends up happening is that I see more incomplete results that make me lose hope. I have to remind myself that there are good results out... READ COMMENT

Katie, are you going for full removal? I'm very interested in following your journey as I also have a black upper-arm tattoo. I wish you the best...amazing results so far! READ COMMENT

Stenigmaphy, your results speak for themselves. I'm glad to hear that the picosure is working well for you. On the thigh tattoos, besides hypopigmentation which looks to be improving, are there any textural changes to the skin?... READ COMMENT

Wilks1986, thank you for your thoughtful response. Everything you say makes sense; I think it's just nice to hear somebody else say it. You're right about picosure also, it has only been a year. I think it's just easy for me to see bad... READ COMMENT