What is the Best Aftercare for Laser Tattoo Removal?

should i keep it bandaged in any way? what is the best way to take care of newly lasered skin.

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Cover Up Freshly Lasered Tattoo?

I recommend that after you have had laser tattoo removal that you keep the scab moistened with an antibacterial ointment.  It is not necessary to keep the area covered, unless you expect friction in the area or it is going to be exposed to the sun for an extended period of time.  Much like when you received the tattoo, you want to make sure not to scratch, pick at, or disturb the scab during the healing process.  Doing so can increase the risk of scarring. “Dr. D”

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