For most people, the decision to get a tattoo is one that was made while under the influence of peer pressure, illicit drugs or alcohol. Obviously, this is not the case for everyone. There are a lot of people who chose to get a tattoo simply because they liked the way it looked. Some later regret their decision to get a tattoo. In times past, there was no turning back from getting a tattoo. Once the decision to get a tattoo was made, that was it. In recent years, advances in technology have made it possible to remove tattoos.
One of the newest tools that has been used to remove tattoos is laser technology. While other more traditional tattoo removal methods are still available, laser tattoo removal produces better results and leaves a patient more satisfied with how they look after the tattoo has been removed. Laser tattoo removal is only slightly more expensive than traditional tattoo removal procedures. However, the cost is certainly worth it.
What is Laser Tattoo Removal Treatment?
Laser tattoo removal is a modern way to completely remove tattoos. When performed properly, the procedure can be done without leaving scars or skin discoloration. During the process, lasers are used to cause the ink in the tattoo to dissolve into small particles. Over time, the skin absorbs these particles. Once the laser tattoo removal treatment has been performed, the skin might be tender and red; however, these side effects disappear within a week.
How Much Will Laser Tattoo Removal Cost?
One of the things that dissuade some from getting their tattoo removed is that they do not think they can afford it. The price of laser tattoo removal will vary depending on how big the tattoo is, the quality of ink that was used, the color of the tattoo, how long ago the tattoo was made and the skin color of the patient. Because each tattoo is a different and because laser tattoo removal may require multiple treatments, it is difficult to say exactly how much the procedure will cost in your case.
The best way to get an accurate estimate is to consult with the cosmetic professionals at Laser Skin Solutions Jacksonville, located in Jacksonville Beach. We can evaluate your unique situation and first determine if laser tattoo removal is right for you. We can then go over the cost and other important information. Although laser tattoo removal is not free, the results that you can come away with are priceless. Contact our office today to schedule your appointment to learn more.