So you’ve decided to say goodbye to your once-loved eyebrow microblading or that faded eyeliner tattoo. While laser removal has long been the go-to method, a gentler option is gaining popularity: saline tattoo removal.
Just like it sounds, saline tattoo removal uses a sterile saltwater solution to gradually fade or even remove unwanted permanent makeup. A technician injects the solution into the tattooed area, using a similar technique to the original application. The saline solution attracts the ink particles, which then rise to the surface of the skin and scab over. As the scabs heal, they take the ink with them, revealing lighter or ink-free skin underneath.
Saline tattoo removal typically involves multiple sessions spaced 4-6 weeks apart. Each session takes about 15-30 minutes, and while some discomfort is to be expected, it’s generally less intense than laser removal.
Following the procedure, the treated area will be red, swollen, and may scab. It’s crucial to follow the aftercare instructions provided by your technician to ensure optimal healing and minimize the risk of infection.
Saline tattoo removal is a safe and effective way to remove or fade unwanted permanent makeup. If you’re considering this option, be sure to consult with a qualified technician who can assess your individual needs and recommend the best approach for you.
With careful planning and proper care, saline tattoo removal can help you achieve the look you desire. So, say goodbye to tattoo regrets and hello to a fresh start! Your friendly estheticians at Xquisite Med Spa in York, PA are always happy to provide a full consultation!