Whether the tattoo is a living art form, the result of peer pressure, a dare, an intoxicated state, the result of mind altering substances, a form of memorializing a lover, a close relative (mom is commonly used), a friend, a poem, a philosophical thought, or the end of life. All of these points can be debated to great lengths-But for those who have an old, faded tattoo or one in a bothersome area- Tattoos can be removed, whether unusual colors were used or only black ink.
The MedLite from Cynosure/HOYA Con Bio has special handpieces that destroy colored pigments. The treatments are relatively short. However, they are done in a series of several sessions. Minimial to no scarring is seen.
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