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Tattoo Removal Procedures and Potential Risks

Tattoos are permanent designs or marks etched on skin, created by injecting pigment directly into the dermis. Cells in the dermis (the deeper middle layer of skin) are more stable than those of the epidermis (top layer), which are continually shed throughout a person’s life. Therefore, the tattoo ink (pigment) stays in place with minimal or no blurring or fading overtime. Tattoo removal is a procedure used to eliminate or diminish these permanent designs. There […]