Polls and surveys about tattoo regret report the same conclusion, the most regrettable tattoo is a face tattoo. If you have one and feel the same, you’ve been researching your options for removal. And when it comes to tattoo removal, there is no other part of the body that requires the same careful consideration. To say that the result of a removal “gone bad” on the face is severely consequential is an understatement. Below is a breakdown of everything to consider when assessing options.
Everything You Need to Know Before Getting Your Face Tattoo Removed
Best (and Proven) Removal Technology
As alluded to above, you must be very mindful about the removal option that you choose. The consequence of making the wrong choice is not being stuck with an unwanted face tattoo, it’s being left with an unsightly scar. Options (which really aren’t options) that can result in significant scarring include medieval surgical excision tattoo removal. along with unfortunate DIY attempts such as salt-scrubbing along with chemical solutions. Knowing this, you are considering laser technology. However, you must also be careful about your choice of laser tech. For instance, Q-switched laser systems, which are unfortunately used by some less diligent tattoo studios in Vancouver and Toronto, can leave behind face scarring and hyper-pigmentation.
There is honestly only one option to consider when it comes to face tattoo removal – PicoSure laser technology. The PicoSure laser system is safe, effective, requires fewer sessions, and equates a shorter healing process. When done under the expert hand of a tattoo removal specialist it leaves behind no longterm scarring or pigmentation concerns. Here is our guide to everything you need to know about PicoSure laser removal at Adrenaline Studios, and why it’s the best and only option to choose for your unwanted face tattoo.
Want a New Face Tattoo Instead?
Perhaps the problem isn’t the fact that you have a tattoo on your face. Perhaps you’re unhappy with the design. In this case, you may prefer to leverage the effectiveness of PicoSure laser technology to simply fade the tattoo. This requires fewer sessions and is therefore less costly. Once faded, you can then replace the unwanted tattoo with any design that you want. Learn more about laser tattoo fading for coverup.
We hope that we’ve provided you with helpful insight into what it required to remove (or coverup) your unwanted face tattoo. If located in the Greater Vancouver BC or Toronto ON area, schedule a consultation at an Adrenaline Studios near you.