What you once loved... doesn't have to last forever!
Did your tattoo seem attractive in your 20s, but not so attractive today? Or is your tattoo a permanent reminder of what was just a temporary feeling? If so, you are not alone! That change of heart, or feeling of regret, is the #1 reason why people seek tattoo removal.
Fortunately, de-inking has progressed from a so-so, time-consuming process to a much faster, safe, and effective method. Finally, that unforgettable tattoo can be forgotten with the most advanced laser tattoo removal technology available on the market - enlighten! The Cutera Enlighten™ Laser is the most advanced laser system for the effective and safe removal of tattoos and benign pigmented lesions.
Q: WHAT IS ENLIGHTEN?
enlighten is the most advanced laser system for the effective and safe removal of tattoos and benign pigmented lesions.
Q: HOW DOES ENLIGHTEN LASER TATTOO REMOVAL DIFFER FROM OTHER LASER TATTOO REMOVAL OPTIONS?
enlighten features extremely short and high-power picosecond laser pulses which efficiently and quickly break down the ink particles in tattoos. A 'picosecond' is one-trillionth of a second and is 1,000 times shorter than the 'nanosecond' pulses used in existing lasers for tattoo removal. Picosecond laser pulses have been shown to remove tattoos more completely and in fewer treatment sessions than traditional laser used historically in the past.
Q: HOW MANY TREATMENT SESSIONS ARE REQUIRED?
The total number of treatments varies depending on the composition, age of the tattoo, depth and the color of the ink, as well as the size of the tattoo. You should be prepared for multiple treatment sessions, and your provider can give you a better idea of the total number of treatments needed during your complimentary consultation and once your treatments begin.
Q: WHY ARE MULTIPLE SESSIONS REQUIRED?
Tattoo ink is deposited deep in the skin. In order to reach all of the ink in the skin, multiple treatment sessions are needed for clearance. The depth, size, and color of the tattoo also impact the number of treatments needed.
Q: WILL THE TATTOO COMPLETELY DISAPPEAR?
In many cases, yes. However, it is very important to know that some ink colors are more difficult to clear than others. Treatment goals will be determined during your consultation.
Q: IS THE PROCEDURE PAINFUL?
Patients compare the procedure to a rubber band being snapped against your skin. Topical or local anesthetics may be available from your provider to minimize discomfort.
Q: DOES IT MATTER WHERE I GO?
YES! Chances are, your tattoo artist told you that the difference between a great tattoo and a poor tattoo is the artist. The same goes for tattoo removal. The effectiveness of the removal all depends on the experience and the skill of the provider and the techniques they use.
Cutera Enlighten features extremely short and high-power picosecond laser pulses, which efficiently and quickly break down the ink particles in tattoos. A "picosecond' is one-trillionth of a second and is 1,000 times shorter than the 'nanosecond' pulses used in existing lasers for tattoo removal. Pico-second laser pulses have been shown to remove tattoos more completely and in fewer treatment sessions than traditional lasers used in the past.
--PRICING AND NUMBER OF SESSIONS WILL BE DETERMINED AFTER COMPLIMENTARY CONSULTATION--
*The per treatment cost is based on the size of the tattoo. The number of sessions needed depends on the age, depth, and color of the tattoo.
Revive at The Group Med Spa offers free, no-obligation consultation regarding your tattoo(s). We believe our professionals’ expertise, our advanced technology, and the comfort/privacy of our medical spa set us apart. CONTACT US
Most patients experience redness and swelling immediately following the treatment. These side effects are temporary.
Patients compare the procedure to a rubber band being snapped against their skin.
Tattoo ink is deposited deep in the skin. In order to reach all of the ink in the skin, multiple treatment sessions are needed for clearance. Depth, age, size, and color of the tattoo also impact the number of treatments needed.
In many cases, yes. However, it is very important to know that some ink colors are more difficult to clear than others. Consult with your provider to determine if the Cutera Enlighten tattoo removal laser is right for you.
Patients can return to regular activities immediately following the treatment.
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