Laser Tattoo Removal

Laser Tattoo and Pigment Removal Specialist in Augusta, GA

An unwanted tattoo is like a bad memory that’s permanently lingering on your body. With laser tattoo removal at New Skin Medical, we can correct unwanted skin pigment and eliminate your tattoos for good. Using the advanced picosecond technology of the Cutera® enlighten® laser, Dr. Sherman can permanently erase any tattoos or pigmented lesions, leaving your skin clear, unmarked, and undamaged.

Why enlighten® for Tattoo Removal?

  • Industry-leading platform for tattoo removal
  • Blends the correct energy levels, spot sizes, and wavelengths for ideal effectiveness
  • Powerfully versatile technology combines nanosecond and picosecond pulses to effectively remove pigment
  • Offers a strong, non-thermal, photomechanical effect to shatter pigment without injuring the skin
  • Matches pulse duration to ink particle size for faster and more complete clearance
  • Virtually no downtime
  • Results achieved in 3 to 10 sessions
  • What englighten® can Treat
  • Your Treatment Experience
  • Performed in-office for your convenience and comfort
  • A topical numbing cream, local anesthetic, or ice may be applied to minimize discomfort during the treatment
  • The enlighten® laser system will send light pulses into the skin to break apart the pigment
  • Over time, the body will naturally remove the broken-down pigment particles
  • Patients may experience some discomfort similar to a snapping rubber band (does not damage skin)
  • Complete treatment session lasts only minutes
  • Multiple treatments (usually 3 to 10 sessions) spaced at least 6 weeks apart are needed to completely remove the pigment

Laser Tattoo Removal Frequently Asked Questions

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