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Removing tattoos with a laser (22.05.2014)

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Laser tattoo removal involves blasting ink particles with high-intensity light. The bigger and more colorful the tattoo, the more difficult it is to remove and the more sessions are required. Until now, the procedure was very painful. But a new generation of lasers, called the picosecond laser, works faster and is less painful. Though an individual treatment costs more, fewer are needed.