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Westside Dermatology Tattoo Removal

Scarring secondary to Tattoo Removal

26 October, 2011

Fortunately scarring secondary to Tattoo Removal is very rare. In the correct hands, the chance of scarring is much less than 1% following laser tattoo removal.

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Tattoo removal with creams

26 October, 2011

Don’t try it. If a tattoo can be faded with a cream, your tattoo will be replaced with a scar. Let me digress for a few seconds… Tattoos are particles of ink placed deep in the skin- the dermal layer.

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A case of Lichen Planus after laser tattoo removal

26 October, 2011

A 32 year old female presented to us via her general practitioner for a tattoo reaction post laser tattoo removal. She visited a reputable laser center in New Farm for attempted removal of her tattoo 3 weeks earlier.

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Tattoo Removal should be overseen by Specialists

26 October, 2011

The booming trade of lasers for ‘cosmetic use’ has deregulated the industry, especially in Queensland.

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Tattoo removal - time for a fresh canvas

26 October, 2011

Body art need not be permanent – our circumstances change with time, as do our tastes and ideas.

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Laser tattoo removal of explosion injuries

26 October, 2011

The Revlite laser is the gold standard for tattoo removal, however this laser is considered the industry standard for treating explosion injuries.

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Sarcoidal tattoo reactions may herald internal complications

26 October, 2011

Tattoo complications are infrequently seen in any setting. From a Dermatological point of view, or most commonly encountered complication is infection. This may occur after a tattoo, or after tattoo removal.

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Allergic reactions to Tattoo Pigments

26 October, 2011

Allergic reactions to tattoo pigment is the second most common complication of tattoos. Our Specialist have seen a significant spike in the number of tattoo allergies in the first half of 2011.

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