Location: Calgary, AB
Member since 2/21/2017


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  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Large Side Tattoo Removal

Hello! I am currently removing a large side piece on my back/side that says "Follow Your Heart." I mean at times I feel like I hate it but right now I don't feel to bad about it since I can see that it is fading. I am fairly fair skinned (around a 2) and my tattoo contains black and same white ink in the letters. I must say it hurts pretty bad but its soooo fast! The worst part is the itch... READ MORE

Questions from Minniechel

Am I likely to have keloid scarring after laser treatment? And how can you avoid this?

I've seen pictures of people's laser treatments turning into keloids. I have never had one and I don't scar that easily. Just wondering if this is something I should be... READ MORE

Are there any anesthesia I can take prior to my tattoo removal?

I have my first session coming up and I am very scared about the pain. I have EMLA cream right now and plan to take Tylenol. I was wondering if there is anything else I can... READ MORE

Is it normal for your tattoo to still be raised two weeks after the first session?

2 weeks ago I had my first laser tattoo removal session on my side of a script tattoo. Some of the lines are almost completely gone but the dark ink within the letters is... READ MORE

If I have an allergy what can you do before and after your laser tattoo removal surgery to help with this?

My tattoo raised and was extremely itchy. I am assuming I do have a slight allergy to the ink, but I've been applying polysporine constantly. The itching is completely gone and... READ MORE

Recent comments from Minniechel

Thanks!!! I will for sure :) :) READ COMMENT

Nope my skin is smooth and back to normal! I have my next session April 29th and I am going to post a picture right before the session. Certain lines in my tattoo have almost disappeared which is making me feel pretty good about it. READ COMMENT

You got this!!! SO many people are going through this and you know you're not the only one!! Have faith and be patient! It may take time but you'll thank yourself in a few years once it is finally gone. We all have a long journey a head... READ COMMENT

Yeah that would definitely be a good idea!! It would be nice to see a realistic comparison.. instead of all the marketing pictures the companies have posted. I'll be posting another picture in about a week and a half just before my... READ COMMENT

Maybe! I've heard different views from so many people about the picosure. Picosure definitely has better marketing! Just seems dependent on the colours within the tattoo. If it stops fading I'll most likely look into it but thus far I... READ COMMENT