Tattoo Removal

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There are many options for those who want to get rid of a tattoo, including lasers, dermabrasion, or excision. Lasers are by far the most popular methods, with leading technologies including PicoSure and PicoWayLEARN MORE ›

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19 Years Old - Tattoo Regret (perhaps!)

I am 19 years old and am recently regretting a tattoo I got in memory of my mum who passed away when I was 12. After years of planning this tattoo, choosing my artist and deciding on what I wanted, I walked away feeling upset. A feeling of utter dread came over me as I stared at my forearm,... READ MORE

Desperate to Remove Cosmetic Tattoos Eyebrows LASER - Florida, FL

I had very sparse eyebrow hair. Went to a bad tech. Who tattooed them WAY too high! I have tried saline with little result. Test spot piko laser which darkened. And now I'm trying acid removal. I'm posting this to help anyone in need. The acid was applied to open skin 65% self neutralizing... READ MORE

Cutera Enlighten laser tattoo removal

I just received one laser tattoo removal session on 1 word tattoos one on each arm ,the place i went to uses the cutera Enlighten laser .. it is also way more affordable then the picoway . Although this place i went to doesnt do many tattoo removals their recently starting so i felt that the... READ MORE

Mistake over Mistake- Tattoo Cover Up Regret - New York, NY

About three years ago, I decided to get a small simple tattoo. I made a mistake in going to a questionable tattoo shop to have it done, and ended up with a lumpy scarred mess with a blow out that made my arm look permanently bruised. The artist basically dug trenches into my skin, joking to his... READ MORE

Picosure Tattoo Removal - North Myrtle Beach, SC

I dislike the tattoo on my side although it was done well and I wouldn't consider it a bad tattoo. I used the picosure website to find a location near me with the laser I wanted. I just completed my first session. I am dissatisfied with the place that I went to, but the results seem alright so... READ MORE

Complete Removal

Hi I need help from experienced people who have undergone tattoo removal or people that have had cover ups after tattoo was mostly removed. In above pic I don't love the fern like design in my elbow pit. It's heavily shaded but has dark black outline (just been done so is dense) Could this be... READ MORE

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

26 Year Old Tattoo Removal (Lot of Blue) - Beverly Hills, CA

Hey guys, I've been on and off this sight for the past four years following your stories and it's been a huge help. After seeing some of the success you guys have had and mustering up the courage, I've decided to share my story as I am starting my journey on removing my tattoo which I've... READ MORE

Removing eyebrow tattoo with saline

I had semi permanent makeup eyebrows done and was extremely unhappy with the result. I spent endless hours on the internet, especially on realself.com researching methods of removal. I mostly only found other users desperately searching for a way to remove their botched eyebrow tattoos. There... READ MORE

Instant tattoo regret. Starting my tattoo removal journey. Any advice is highly recommended!

I have read many stories here today. I had a tattoo made 03/13/2017. And the next day i already had very bad feelings about it. I had this design for over a year. But Im just feeling it is not me. I feel myself very down, lightly depression mode. Does grey ink come off easy? Any advice? Laser... READ MORE

Tramp Stamp and Other - Campbellton

I got my first tattoo done in Montreal, QC I think I was in my very early thirties. I got a tribal symbol it was the thing back then I got one that went along my back. A couple years later I go back to my home town and go see the only tattoo artist there, it takes a year to get an appointment... READ MORE

Script Side Tattoo Removal

IMPORTANT - NOT MY PROVIDER --> Couldn't find mine Clinic: The New Canvas - Calgary, Alberta Hello every one! Many of these have been so helpful and so I've decided to add pictures and share my journey so that I may have support and give people a realistic understanding of this process! I am... READ MORE

Finally Removing My Tattoo After 9 Years of Regret!!! - Dallas, TX

I originally got a small "tramp stamp" my sophomore year of college when my roommates and myself played hookey from school and somehow ended up at a scummy tattoo parlor. The artist's work was very poor to say the least and my small tattoo was etched so deep it is basically very thick scar... READ MORE

Time Moves on - Fenny Stratford, GB

I am getting a tattoo removed at the moment,it is not making me depressed or stressed in anyway......I simply just do not like it anymore. It's a very nice in its own way,it's just I've had it for nearly 23 years and it does not suit me. I liked the guy that did it and we worked together to... READ MORE

1st Picosure - Washington

This was actually done 2/14/15 but it wouldn't let me change the date that far back. My first treatment was done with Picosure. I didn't feel much pain at all. It sure did blister though. I got on giant water blister that popped a few days later. It as HUGE. There was very minimal change... READ MORE

Sentimental Tattoo for Love and I Don't Love It

Right now I am trying to decide if laser removal is right for me. I regret my cover up tattoo, even though I had dreamed about it for a year and a half. I had a small tattoo done in college (2004 or 2005) which I never loved or hated. I had my baby girl in 2014 and immediately started thinking... READ MORE

4th treatment Denver, CO

I started getting laser removal of my ex husbands name lucky me right. Well I'm starting to get frustrated because I've had my fourth session and it still has not gone it is right above my heart and I thought that supposed to be where it goes The most I understand that she likes to use a local... READ MORE

Tatto Removal in Process

I everyone, iam getting a tatto removal with Quanda Plus Laser, this are the results one month after first sesion, i will keep update the results. What do you think? If you have ever had this king of procedure, how many sesions do you think is gonna take to removed completely? Thanks God in... READ MORE

I Removed My Only Tattoo by Excision - Vancouver, BC

I always thought tattoos were cool and because I've gone through so much these past few years....I thought I'd get a tattoo. I admit that I did not think this one through. It was an impulsive tattoo. I still love tattoos, but maybe not on myself. The tattoo is a cherry blossom branch wrapped... READ MORE

Q-Switch + Picosure on 1 Year Old Tattoo - Edmonton, Alberta

Costs: $350/ Tx Estimated that it will be fully removed in 5-7 (I don't quite believe that -- thinking more on the 10 tx side because some parts are very dense) Procedure 1: Was NOT painful at all , which was weird to me because I have a low pain threshold. Numbing cream was applied for 45... READ MORE

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