Location: Berkeley, CA
Member since 7/19/2013


  • 10 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Picosure Tattoo Removal - Sacramento, CA

I have had this tattoo for 20 years and I have hated it for the last 15. I have not thought about removing it before, instead I always wore long sleeves or 3/4 sleeves. Now with the new picosure laser I thought I would give it a try because it is supposed to take less treatments with less collateral damage so I drove from Berkeley to Sacramento to get my first procedure. It was not as painful... READ MORE

Questions from fofinha

Laser Tattoo Removal

I have a somewhat large all black tattoo on my upper arm going all the way around my arm. I am looking for recommendations in the Bay Area for places that can do laser tattoo... READ MORE

Who is a candidate for a mini facelift? How does it differ from a regular facelift?

I am a 40 year old female and am unhappy with my lower face / mouth area. I would like to lift it just a bit, more than fillers can do in the area or through effacement. READ MORE

Discussions started by fofinha

Anyone know of any doctors in the Bay Area that have Picosure lasers?

Sacramento and am happy with the results but would love to find one a bit closer to me. (I live in Berkeley) Thanks!!! READ MORE

Recent comments from fofinha

I'm going for a complete removal. No more tattoos for me! I have noticed quite a bit of fading but of course wish it was faster. I have been waiting 10-12 weeks between treatments but am going to wait 16 weeks from now on based on the... READ COMMENT

I don't know what setting it was on but it was higher than the last two as I was very bruised and had a lot of small and large blisters that took about 5 days to deflate. READ COMMENT

I have been waiting 10 weeks or so in between treatments but I think I will wait more like 4 months from now on. READ COMMENT

Hey Eva, I have had two treatments and it seems to be fading pretty fast but I did want to ask the RS community if they have had some dark areas around the tattoo. Almost like it is spilling under the skin but not being absorbed away.... READ COMMENT

They won't give you an estimate because there are too many variables, such as ink color, type of ink, location on the body, skin color, your body's own immune system. What they will say is that they are finding that the Picosure laser... READ COMMENT