Laser Tattoo Removal Results vary based on the individual. The success of tattoo removal varies greatly depending on factors including tattoo removal aftercare. The following instructions are intended to be used as a guide to best practices. This general information is not intended to diagnose any medical condition or to replace your healthcare professional. If you … Continue reading "Laser Tattoo Removal Aftercare Instructions"
The difference in the quality of a tattoo removal lies in the technology of the laser used. Just as you wouldn’t want to trust just any tattoo artist with an ink job, you wouldn’t want to trust just any laser with the removal! In the past, the most widely used method for tattoo removal … Continue reading "The Pico Difference"
If you’re thinking of removing your tattoo via laser treatments, you may find yourself with more questions than you have answers. The first thing many clients want to know is how many treatments it will take to fully remove their tattoo — unfortunately, there’s no one straightforward answer to that question. Many different factors determine … Continue reading "Factors That Determine Tattoo Removal Success"
Whether you’re freshly inked, or you got your tattoo eons ago, you probably remember the artist giving you specific instruction for caring for your tattoo right after the procedure. Even people who’ve never gotten a tattoo generally know the basics: keep it covered, apply lotion, and avoid direct sunlight for a while. When you have … Continue reading "Tattoo Removal Aftercare"
As tattoos become more commonplace trends are beginning to emerge. Much like fashion, they vary depending on a person’s aesthetic. Some prefer the traditional American stylings of the infamous Sailor Jerry, while others enjoy bolder designs fashioned from religious or ethnic sources. But the style that has every studio buzzing with new business is the … Continue reading "Tattoo Trend Alert: Watercolor Tattoos"
As soon as your tattoo is done, you’re plastic-wrapped and sent on your way with instructions on how to keep it clean and healthy. For the most part, aftercare is the same for each tattoo; but there can be slight variances when you get tattoos with special coloration. In the early stages while your tattoo … Continue reading "Do Different Color Tattoos Require Different Care?"
It’s only natural that with more and more people getting inked, we also see more instances of unwanted tattoos. As people are increasingly getting last-minute tattoo designs – or artwork they thought for sure they’d love forever when they were eighteen, but find somewhat less exciting at thirty – the number of people choosing to … Continue reading "Cover Up or Removal – Which Should You Pick?"
When you think of tattoos, what kind of person comes to mind? Perhaps a soldier is not your first thought, but tattoos are actually very popular in the military. It makes sense when you think about it – if you have served in the military (or know someone who has), you know that it’s a … Continue reading "The History of Military Tattoos"
The art of tattooing has been a human practice for thousands of years. Throughout the ages this act of body modification has evolved in trend and tradition to build the rich history of tattooing that we can look back upon today.
Approximately 21% of Americans today have at least one tattoo, a number that seems to be increasing by the year. However, as our lives and priorities change, it’s not uncommon for regret to settle in – particularly as ink begins to fade and life changes. If you are one of the people who fall out … Continue reading "How Does Tattoo Removal Work?"