jenamama

Member since 6/11/2013

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Left with a Ghost of a Tattoo -San Jose, CA

Several years ago I made the mistake of getting a tattoo at a convention. Although I was pretty certain of what I wanted, I had not taken the time to size and place it properly and the end result was a tattoo that was not only too large for my small frame, but it was placed too far out on my shoulder and had mistakes that made it look ugly. After a few years I decided to get it removed. I was... READ MORE

Recent comments from jenamama

Wow, I'm sorry to hear that the Fraxel didn't work for you. (I know that's expensive too!) I do think the dermaroller helped with the raised part. I also got some Protopic ointment which is supposed to help with the pigment after about... READ COMMENT

I'm glad you think they did a wonderful job. But, my point in posting this is to help give people a true idea of what happens, the cost, the pain and the true result. I was told it would be 6 to 10 treatments and would be left with no... READ COMMENT

I do think the dermaroller helped with the raised areas of the scar, but not the hypopigmentation. Thanks, I do like the idea of the camouflage permanent makeup. I've heard that its really hard to get the color right, then of course if... READ COMMENT

Ink gone, yes, mostly. Having a scar in the shape of my tattoo was not the objective. If you are willing to spend $3K going to countless appointments, suffering the pain of the laser and recovery over three years - I'm sure you'll get... READ COMMENT

Sorry, I wish I could find an old picture, but I can't. It was not super dark color. The outline was black and the colors were almost pastel. I realize that some see this result as a success. But, the cost (the $3K, the pain of thirty... READ COMMENT