Tattoos are not forever anymore.

Say goodbye to the past and hello to a blank canvas, ready for new beginnings.

Unveil the possibilities of a fresh start as our advanced laser technology gently and effectively fades unwanted tattoos with laser tattoo removal.

Laser Tattoo Removal of a small tattoo behind a woman's ear

Laser tattoo removal you can trust.

State-of-the-Art Technology: Our clinic is equipped with cutting-edge laser technology designed for safe and efficient tattoo removal. Our advanced lasers target ink particles while minimizing impact on the surrounding skin, allowing for precision and effectiveness.

Customized Treatment Plans: We understand that every tattoo and individual is unique. Our experienced practitioners tailor each treatment plan to your specific tattoo, taking into account factors such as ink color, size, and skin type. Your journey to tattoo-free skin is personalized just for you.

Experienced Practitioners: Trust your skin to our team of experienced and certified practitioners. With a wealth of expertise in laser tattoo removal, we are committed to delivering optimal results while prioritizing your comfort and safety throughout the process.

Comfortable Sessions: Experience laser tattoo removal with minimal discomfort. Our advanced technology incorporates cooling mechanisms to enhance your comfort during the procedure. We strive to make each session as pleasant as possible while working towards your tattoo removal goals.

Safe and Effective: Our laser tattoo removal treatments are designed with safety in mind. The laser selectively targets tattoo ink, breaking it down into smaller particles that the body can naturally eliminate. This process allows for effective tattoo fading without causing harm to the surrounding skin.

Laser Tattoo Removal Treatment Areas

  • Arms
  • Chest
  • Hands and Fingers
  • Ankles
  • Legs
  • Neck
  • Feet and Toes
  • Shoulders
  • Back
  • Face
  • Wrist
  • Abdomen

Laser Tattoo Removal Pre-Care Instructions

Preparing for your laser tattoo removal treatment is essential to ensure optimal results and minimize the risk of side effects. Here are pre-care instructions to follow before your laser tattoo removal session:

Avoid Sun Exposure: Minimize sun exposure, tanning beds, and sunless tanning products for at least four weeks before your laser tattoo removal treatment. Sunburned or tanned skin can increase the risk of side effects such as pigmentation changes.

Do Not Tan: Avoid intentional tanning through sunbathing or artificial tanning methods in the weeks leading up to your appointment. Even a slight tan can affect the laser’s effectiveness and increase the risk of complications.

No Hair Removal Methods: Refrain from waxing, plucking, or using hair removal creams on the tattooed area for at least four weeks before the treatment. Smooth, shaved skin is ideal for laser tattoo removal.

Avoid Skin Irritants: Do not apply creams, lotions, or skincare products that may irritate the skin on the tattooed area within 24 hours before the treatment. Clean, dry skin ensures optimal conditions for the laser.

Stay Hydrated: Drink plenty of water in the days leading up to your laser tattoo removal session. Well-hydrated skin tends to respond better to cosmetic procedures, and hydration supports the healing process.

Inform Your Provider: Inform your laser tattoo removal provider about any changes in your medical history, medications, or skincare routine since your last consultation. This information helps ensure a safe and effective treatment.

Avoid Blood Thinners: Avoid blood-thinning medications, such as aspirin or ibuprofen, for at least one week before your laser tattoo removal session. This helps minimize the risk of bruising during and after the procedure.

Shave the Treatment Area: Shave the area with the tattoo 24 to 48 hours before your laser tattoo removal appointment. This ensures that the laser energy is focused on the tattoo ink beneath the skin rather than on visible hair.

Wear Comfortable Clothing: Dress in comfortable clothing on the day of your appointment, especially if the tattoo is on a covered area. Loose-fitting garments can help prevent irritation after the laser treatment.

Follow Provider’s Instructions: Follow any additional pre-care instructions provided by your laser tattoo removal provider. These may include specific guidelines based on the size, color, and location of your tattoo.

Laser Tattoo Removal Post-Care Instructions

Proper post-care is crucial to ensure optimal healing and minimize the risk of complications after your laser tattoo removal treatment. Here are post-care instructions to follow:

Apply Ice Packs: Immediately after the laser tattoo removal session, apply ice packs or cold compresses to the treated area to help reduce swelling and discomfort. Avoid direct contact with ice; use a cloth or towel as a barrier.

Keep the Area Clean: Keep the treated area clean and dry. Gently cleanse the area with mild soap and water, and pat it dry with a clean, soft towel. Avoid scrubbing or rubbing the skin.

Avoid Sun Exposure: Protect the treated area from direct sunlight and UV exposure for at least four weeks post-treatment. Apply a broad-spectrum sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher if the treated area cannot be covered. Sun exposure can increase the risk of pigmentation changes.

Do Not Pick or Scratch: Resist the urge to pick, scratch, or rub the treated area, even if it feels itchy. Let the skin heal naturally to avoid complications such as infection or scarring.

Avoid Hot Baths and Saunas: Refrain from hot baths, saunas, and hot tubs for at least 48 hours after the laser tattoo removal session. Hot water can increase skin sensitivity and potentially cause irritation.

Moisturize: Apply a gentle, fragrance-free moisturizer to the treated area regularly. Moisturizing helps soothe the skin and promotes optimal healing. Avoid products with harsh ingredients.

Wear Loose Clothing: Opt for loose-fitting, breathable clothing over the treated area to minimize friction and irritation. Avoid tight or restrictive clothing that may rub against the healing skin.

No Scrubbing or Exfoliation: Avoid using abrasive or exfoliating skincare products on the treated area for at least one week post-treatment. Let the skin heal naturally without aggressive interventions.

Hydrate: Stay well-hydrated by drinking plenty of water. Hydration supports overall skin health and can contribute to a smoother healing process.

Follow Provider’s Instructions: Adhere to any additional post-care instructions provided by your laser tattoo removal provider. This may include specific guidelines based on the characteristics of your tattoo and the laser used.

Attend Follow-Up Appointments: Attend any scheduled follow-up appointments with your laser tattoo removal provider. They will assess your progress, address any concerns, and provide guidance for subsequent sessions if needed.

Frequently asked questions

Laser tattoo removal works by delivering short bursts of laser energy into the tattooed skin. The laser breaks down the tattoo ink into smaller particles, which are then naturally eliminated by the body’s immune system. Over multiple sessions, the tattoo fades gradually.

Yes, all laser tattoo removal consultations are complimentary. Our providers will meet with you to see if you are a candidate for laser tattoo removal, and discuss your goals and budget.

Discomfort levels vary, but many individuals describe the sensation as similar to a rubber band snapping against the skin. Advanced laser technologies often include cooling mechanisms to enhance comfort during the procedure. Topical anesthetics may also be applied to minimize discomfort.

The number of sessions required for complete tattoo removal varies based on factors such as tattoo size, ink color, and individual skin characteristics.

On average, multiple sessions spaced several weeks apart are needed to achieve optimal results.

Darker colors, such as black and dark blue, tend to respond more effectively to laser tattoo removal. Lighter colors like yellow and white may require additional sessions. Advanced laser systems are designed to target a wide range of ink colors.

East Hill Medical Group is all about making your beauty and wellness budget go far! Which is why we offer exclusive discounts through our VIP app and Alle Rewards programs.

You’ll enjoy discounts on your favorite services and products, in addition to receiving gift cards, treatment offers, and other chances to accumulate valuable rewards. When you sign-up, you’ll get savings on treatments right away, plus access to exclusive perks. 

Before undergoing laser tattoo removal, it’s important to communicate openly with your provider to ensure a safe and effective procedure.

Here are key points to discuss with your provider before starting laser tattoo removal:

Medical History: Provide a detailed medical history, including any existing health conditions, allergies, or medications you are currently taking. Certain medical conditions or medications may affect the suitability of laser treatments.

Skin Type and Sensitivity: Inform your provider about your skin type, any history of sensitivity or reactions to previous skin treatments, and whether you are prone to keloid formation.

Tattoo Details: Describe details about your tattoo, such as its size, color, and location on your body. Different colors and ink types may respond differently to laser treatments.

Previous Tattoo Removal Attempts: If you have previously attempted tattoo removal using other methods, share this information. It helps your provider understand your history and tailor the laser treatment accordingly.

Medications and Supplements: Disclose any medications, supplements, or herbal remedies you are currently taking. Some medications can increase sensitivity to light, affecting the laser treatment.

Pregnancy or Breastfeeding: If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, notify your provider. Laser tattoo removal is generally not recommended during pregnancy due to potential risks. Your provider can discuss the best timing for the procedure.

Sun Exposure and Tanning: Disclose recent sun exposure, tanning bed use, or the use of self-tanning products. Avoiding excessive sun exposure before the treatment is important to prevent complications.

Expectations and Realistic Goals: Clearly communicate your expectations and understand that complete tattoo removal may require multiple sessions. Discuss realistic goals and the expected outcomes based on your tattoo’s characteristics.

Potential Risks and Side Effects: Discuss potential risks and side effects associated with laser tattoo removal, such as redness, swelling, blistering, or changes in pigmentation. Understanding these risks helps you make an informed decision.

Post-Treatment Care: Inquire about post-treatment care instructions, including how to care for the treated area, any recommended creams or ointments, and activities to avoid during the recovery period.

Follow-Up Appointments: Discuss the expected number of sessions needed for complete tattoo removal and any scheduled follow-up appointments. Your provider can assess your progress and make adjustments as needed.

Cost and Treatment Plan: Discuss the overall cost of the treatment, as well as the estimated number of sessions needed. Your provider can provide a treatment plan based on your tattoo’s characteristics and your skin’s response.

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