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Why Is Laser Tattoo Removal Painful?

Why Is Laser Tattoo Removal Painful?

Knowing the causes of laser tattoo removal pain can help patients prepare for the procedure. This is the first step to get over the pain. The pain that one feels is caused by ink pigments breaking down into tiny little bits. Once the light beam has reached the ink it will burst into pieces. This light beam comes from the energy produced by the tattoo removal laser.

The laser gives off light energy in just short, quick bursts so that the tissue surrounding the ink would have time to cool. This is good because …

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Tattoo Removal Creams Why They Don’t Work!

Tattoo Removal Creams Why They Don’t Work!

Based on the research done by Harris Interactive, it was found out that about 20% Australians have one or more tattoos on their body. Around 15% of these people have told that somehow they have some regrets about it, and they consider have it removed.

Though it is would be very easy to remove tattoo using some topical creams, they are not that effective compared to laser tattoo removal. It can actually do more damage than good. Here are the reasons why they don’t’ work!

Once applied to tattoo cream reacts to the …

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Tattoo Removal and Why It Takes So Many Sessions

Tattoo Removal and Why It Takes So Many Sessions

It is not really easy to predict the specific number of sessions that a tattoo needs for removal. This is because laser tattoo removal would be different from one person to another. Mostly, professional tattoos would need about 6 to 12 sessions to be completely removed. There are a lot of factors that need to be considered like the type of skin, tattoo layering, location, colors used, the type of ink used and so on and so forth.

The type of skin is important because the lighter the skin color the …

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Cost of Tattoo Removal

Cost of Tattoo Removal

The cost of tattoo removal varies from one clinic to another. Tattoo removal is available all throughout Australia in all dedicated tattoo studios, tattoo removal clinics or beauty therapists. Generally, laser tattoo removal price will depend on the color, size, and placement of the tattoo. Colored inks may take 3 to 5 sessions and black ink usually takes 6 to 9 sessions.

The tattoo will be assessed for darkness, depth and how much ink was used. Usually a test patch will be done to assess it. Some clinics will do it for free while some will …

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Why Tattoo Removal Hurts

Why Tattoo Removal Hurts

Getting a tattoo and removing one can be both uncomfortable. It is best to be prepared when having a laser tattoo removal procedure. The first thing to do is to get to know what causes its pain. Removing tattoo hurts because of the laser that is used to break ink particles. The laser emits light and penetrates the skin so that the ink would absorb the heat causing it to burst.

This laser just produces enough light to have short bursts, so that the surrounding tissue on the ink would have chance to cool down. Therefore, …

Removal of different colors ink tattoo

Removal of different colors ink tattoo

The ink colors used in tattoo matter a lot in laser tattoo removal. This is because different colors vary on how they absorbed light wavelengths. The correct amount of wavelength will be able to penetrate the ink and break it to pieces. If the wavelength is not correct, it will not target the ink color and nothing will change on your tattoo. Choose a clinic that has lasers with the correct wavelengths. The right wavelengths will help a lot in removal of different colors ink tattoo.
Laser tattoo removal is the best way to …

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Tattoo removal and the age of the tattoo

Tattoo removal and the age of the tattoo

When it comes to tattoo removal and the age of tattoo, older tattoos are easier to remove compared to new tattoos. A newly-inked black tattoo can take around 15 sessions before it can be eliminated. Older black tattoo just needs 4 to 6 sessions to get rid of. There are laser tattoo removal patients who have 20 year old tattoos. Most clinics like to have these kinds of clients because they eliminate their tattoos quickly and the clients are very satisfied with the quick results.

The reasons why older tattoos can easily …

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Tattoo Ink Allergies – Laser Tattoo Removal Melbourne

Tattoo Ink Allergies – Laser Tattoo Removal Melbourne

Tattoo Ink Allergies are more common than you would think. At Doff&Flux we regularly see clients come in with flaky, red, raised, bleedy, weepy skin in and around the tattooed area. The tattoo never really settles after the tattoo session. Or sometimes the area may settle but flair up randomly, with hot weather or with stress or with alcohol or diet.

What’s in Tattoo Ink – Laser Tattoo Removal Melbourne

Tattoo inks include a number of additives, surfactants, binding agents, fillers, and preservatives.

In the past, pigments used in tattoo inks were …

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Sun Exposure | Laser Tattoo Removal Melbourne

Sun Exposure | Laser Tattoo Removal Melbourne

If you are considering laser tattoo removal or IPL or any sort of light therapy treatments, you ideally must have zero sun exposure up to 4 weeks prior to and after the treatment. The light energy from the laser or IPL is attracted to pigment, that means tattoo ink, hair follicles, skin pigment (freckles, birthmarks, vascular lesions…) and of course melanin which is produced in the skin after sun exposure (tan).

Hyperpigmentation | Laser Tattoo Removal
Melbourne

Even if you don’t tan, Sun exposure will cause the melanocytes or pigment producing cells in …

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Doff&Flux – Melbourne Laser Tattoo Removal Reviews

Doff&Flux – Laser Tattoo Removal Melbourne Reviews

Ms C – Melbourne – Tattoo removal Melbourne

Highly recommend this place! Doff&Flux tattoo removal Melbourne. Paul has been treating my tattoos for 2-3 years now. My wrist tattoos are almost completely gone, which used to be very bold. Two other tattoos, which are more than a palm size, has been treated too, showing very good progress. I believe one of the important traits that I appreciate about Doff&Flux is that they provide truly comfortable & professional & friendly service. Having known Paul for years, I appreciate his patience and professionalism, and would …