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5 Surprising Factors in Tattoo Removal

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  Removing tattoos isn’t as straightforward as erasing a pencil drawing. The variables introduced by the human body influence the removal process in all kinds of ways. Some of the factors that impact the number of laser treatments necessary to remove a tattoo are more obvious than others. Ink depth, density, and color, as well as skin type are a few factors you may figure would influence the process. With any art, there are two players in the removal process — the eraser and the canvas. When using the best, most state-of-the art laser (the Quanta Q Plus) that means that the health of the canvas usually determines how...

Removal Throwback From the ’70’s

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An old method of tattoo removal has created an influx of new clients at Lasercare Tattoo Removal within the last few months.  Desperate for removal, these people opted to have saline or glycolic acid injected into their tattoo using a tattoo machine. The outcome is, predictably, an open wound that will heal to a scar and hopefully that scar will lighten over the years.  While scarring is acceptable to some people, ending up with the tattoo only slightly lighter is not.  This process should only be performed a maximum of two times because of the damage done to the skin, which results in the tattoo only marginally lightened.  At...

Why choose Lasercare Tattoo Removal?

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Lasercare Tattoo Removal has brought Alaska into the 21st century with the most advanced laser technology on the market today.  We use the Quanta Q Plus laser, the most powerful tattoo removal laser available. The Quanta Q Plus enables Lasercare to remove tattoos of nearly any color without the scarring and intense pain of other less powerful lasers currently in use.  The Quanta’s laser pulse takes less time to reach and destroy ink molecules, and this means less time that the skin is under the laser, therefore reducing the chance for damage to the skin. This stronger laser also means fewer treatments, less pain, and a higher rate of...

Factors Involved in Tattoo Removal

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Removing tattoos isn’t as straightforward as erasing a pencil drawing. The variables introduced by the human body influence the removal process in all kinds of ways.  Some of the factors that impact the number of laser treatments necessary to remove a tattoo are more obvious than others. Ink depth, density, and color, as well as skin type are a few factors you may figure would influence the process. With any art, there are two players in the removal process — the eraser and the canvas. When using the best, most state-of-the art lasers, that means that the health of the canvas usually determines how successful the removal is. Generally...

Customer Feedback

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    Check out what our customers have to say about Lasercare Tattoo Removal.   Julie M. on July 17, 2017 Great service! Very friendly and professional. David S. on June 13, 2017 Glad I came here before getting a cover up. She explained the process and all my options. I recommend Lasercare for sure. Sara R. on April 24, 2017 Wonderful! Heidi is great! The whole business is Great! Very thorough about how it works and what to expect. I highly recommend this place! Pricing is very honest! They use the latest equipment as well! Dana W. on March 23, 2017 Super informative at the consultation appointment. I...

Your Questions Answered

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Can my tattoo be treated? Yes, a majority of all tattoos can be treated and successfully removed with the laser used by Lasercare Tattoo Removal. Certain pigments are more difficult to eliminate (blues and greens) however, what really sets Lasercare apart from other tattoo removal clinics is our ability to treat and remove a full spectrum of colors with fewer treatments and less adverse effects.   With time and proper laser treatments, even the most difficult colors respond  to our treatments. Will it hurt? Pain tolerance differs from person to person. Laser tattoo removal can sting a bit and feels like an elastic band being snapped against your skin. If...