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Reviews & Stories

Brand New Tattoo Regret - Denver, CO

Hello everyone. For the past week I've been quite the regular on this website, and first and foremost..thank you everyone for sharing your stories. I feel so much less alone in this situation. So here's my story. For the past couple of years I wanted a larger, colored tattoo. I have two other tattoos that I'm perfectly fine with and I've always liked tattoos when I see them on other people.... READ MORE

Questions from ap1191

Can Picosure do a partial tattoo removal?

I very recently got a tattoo that I thought I would be in love with after wanting it for a long time. However, part of it did not turn out how I wanted and it is driving me... READ MORE

Can the Picosure laser remove small amounts of white ink in a tattoo?

I am thinking about tattoo removal but I have heard that lasers can turn white ink darker rather than get rid of it. How does the Picosure laser handle white. In my tattoo it... READ MORE

Pinprick bleeding method for new tattoo removal?

In researching laser tattoo removal after getting a brand new tattoo and regretting it, I spoke to a seemingly reputable laser removal center that told me they have had success... READ MORE

Is a newer tattoo really harder to remove?

I recently came across a study conducted by a Dr. Luigi Naldi that was published in 2012. They found that, along with a number of other variables, tattoo removal was actually... READ MORE

Are the light, almost khaki green and the plum colors in this tattoo going to turn grey/black with treatment? (photo)

I was told these colors may oxidize and turn grey or black by one tattoo removal technician I went to, but no one else has agreed. Any input would be appreciated! READ MORE

When will doctors using Picosure have access to the new Boost upgrade, and what exactly will the upgrade do?

I have recently read that a new upgrade to Picosure is available, but there is not much info on what exactly it will do to enhance Picosure. Will it better target blacks and... READ MORE

I had a test spot done on a colored tattoo. If there is Oxidation, could it be lightened with treatments? (photos)

I had a test spot done on a larger, colored tattoo. I've gone to several consultations, and everyone says I should not have a problem getting rid of the colors in my tattoo,... READ MORE

Recent comments from ap1191

Wow, it's crazy how well your purple has reacted to Pico! READ COMMENT

You're getting some nice break-up! Congrats and as always, your attitude is so inspiring :) READ COMMENT

Hi! I'm sorry the treatments are getting tougher to deal with each time, but it looks like you really are having some great fading! I live in Denver and am in a similar situation. Have always liked tattoos and got a larger one on my... READ COMMENT

Hi! I was so excited to see your review ..and even more excited to see the results from your first treatment. I haven't started laser removal, mostly because if I do it, I'd really like to start with Pico and there isn't one where I... READ COMMENT

Wow! You're progress is so great :) READ COMMENT