When you first acquired your tattoo, it was likely a source of pride or strength. Now that you’ve decided to have it removed, Limelight Medspa can give you a state-of-the-art tattoo removal option to help you restore that mindset: we make the removal process as smooth and pain-free as possible to reinstate your pride and confidence in your skin and body.
Unwanted tattoos can cause psychological problems, especially if they are easily visible. In the past, tattoo removal was a painful, complicated process that resulted in massive scarring and often required skin grafts. Fortunately, today’s laser technology allows Drs. Tripti Burt, Neena Will and Dr. Yazan Alghalith, as well as our certified laser technicians at Limelight Medspa in Plainfield to perform laser tattoo removal in a safe and effective way.
Laser Tattoo Removal is your best option
Drs. Tripti Burt, Neena Will and Yazan Alghalith are excited to offer the latest technology in laser tattoo removal. The Syneron-Candela Picoway laser has revolutionized how you can be rid of undesirable ink with no scarring. Our physicians have the ability to put this powerful laser to work for multi-color tattoos on most skin types. We offer a unique program that customizes your treatment and is able to predict the number of treatments needed. To schedule your consultation, contact us today!
Frequently Asked Questions
After your initial consultation, your first session will be scheduled. The treatment takes on average 30-60 minutes depending on the complexity and colors of your tattoo.
After your first treatment your tattoo will start to fade, and will continue to fade over the next six to eight weeks. Treatments are typically done every 4-6 weeks, and will require multiple treatments to achieve an adequate response.
Any tattoo can be treated with our state-of-the-art laser technology. Treatments are tailored based on the tattoo we are treating and are based on the color(s) of the tattoo, age, and the original application of the tattoo (professional or amateur).
The treated tattoo will have a superficial wound. This wound will take one to two weeks to heal. Wound care will likely be needed twice daily until the treatment sites are completely healed.
You may experience some discomfort after this treatment. Tylenol and/or an ice pack applied over the treatment site will usually provide adequate pain relief.
With any laser treatment there are risks associated with treatment. Risks include: Infections, blistering, crusting, redness, pain, skin color change, incomplete resolution, and multiple treatments sessions. Following our post treatment care instructions will minimize any of the above risks.