Tattoos

How Do Lasers Target and Treat the Skin?

Hair removal, acne scars, broken blood vessels, unwanted tattoos. Nowadays, it seems just about everything can be treated with a laser. “Laser therapy for skin conditions is actually a scientifically complex procedure,” says Dr. Miriam Hanson, board certified dermatologist and cosmetic expert in Austin, Texas.”In general, the specific wavelength of light produced by the laser targets different chromophores in the Continue reading

Tattoos and The Skin: A Dermatologist’s Perspective

Spur of the moment or carefully planned, defining your style or homage to a loved one – tattoos have become increasingly popular to the point where 1 in 5 Americans now get ink! “Commitment is the understatement,”  says Dr. Adam Mamelak, a board certified Dermatologist in Austin, Texas. Regardless of how the decision is made, Dr. Mamelak does advise doing Continue reading

Can Tattoo Ink Cause Severe Skin Reactions?

The decision to get a tattoo can be a tricky one. Where to go? Which artist? Style is important. Tribal or Celtic? Traditional American or Asian? Should it be limited or sleeve? While for some, it may be as simple as a butterfly on the shoulder, or Sponge Bob on the ankle. But, there may be other important things to Continue reading

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