Over the years, tattoos have become mainstream. This has resulted in large numbers of people getting tattoos which they now regret. Men and women in this situation may be looking for ways to get rid of their tattoo.
Tattoo artists create tattoos by making marks deep within the skin. Due to this, tattoos are very difficult to remove. People who want to remove their tattoo have two options available to them. They can either get laser treatment or use tattoo removal creams. While laser treatment is the most effective option, creams are more affordable.
Do Tattoo Removal Creams Work?
Topical tattoo removal products are not as popular as laser treatment. As a result, many people are under the impression that they do not produce results. This is not the case. These creams can work for consumers depending on the type of tattoo they have.
Topical tattoo removal products come in three bottles. Each bottle represents a stage in the tattoo removal process. The first cream will break the skin up so that the other creams can penetrate the skin more deeply. The second cream will cause the skin to scab off. These scabs will contain a small amount of tattoo ink. At this stage, the third cream will be applied. This cream works more aggressively to get the ink out of the skin for good.
People who have light tattoos have the best chance of success with tattoo removal creams. These creams can also remove colorful tattoos with light colors like yellow and orange. Unfortunately, people with solid black tattoos will have difficulty removing their tattoo. The cream may not work or it may take a very long time to remove the tattoo. In short, the darker and deeper the tattoo is, the more difficult it will be to remove.
Anyone who wants to get rid of their tattoo should try a topical removal cream. If the cream works, it saves them having to use expensive and painful lasers. If the cream is ineffective, the consumer can opt for laser treatment at a later date.
Some consumers may be unsure whether they should try a topical cream. In this situation, it may be best to see a dermatologist. Skin care professionals will be able to answer any questions that consumers may have about topical creams. Consumers who do this should take the advice they are given with a grain of salt. Sometimes beauticians say creams are ineffective as they want to sign customers up for expensive laser treatments.
While tattoo removal cream may not work for everybody, it does work. The only way to find out whether it will be effective is to try it out. Those who cannot remove their tattoo entirely will need to keep using the cream or get laser treatment. Due to the costs involved with laser treatment, it is worth trying removal cream first. Unlike laser removal, using removal cream is a painless way to remove or fade a tattoo.
An article by Sam Moser. While at Ryerson Sam got a tattoo with his girlfriend’s name, then they later broke up. Sam went to PB Tattoo Removal to have it removed.