New England Laser Options llc
5 PARK STREET
[oFF HIGH STREET]
Greenfield, mass, 01301
PARK STREET PROFESSIONAL BUILDING
...nothing in life is permanent...
Does this hurt?
How much does it cost?
Please check out the prices under the "What is it going to cost"page
How many treatments does it take?
8 or 9 for you…..not really…. It all depends on the type of ink, color
of the ink, your skin color, where on your body it is, depth of the ink
injected, layers of ink, saturation, lymph flow, after-care, laser type,
settings, fluence and …. In other words, it really varies. We use an
adapted Desai scale which has an 80% success of estimating the
number of visits to within a range of 4. Averages seem to be in the
On your evaluation, we will estimate the number of visits,
cost, and time required.
Why must I wait 4 weeks between visits?
After the ink is fractured, it must be absorbed into your body.
You will see changes over the entire month as this happens.
This also allows time for your skin to recover. Your skin
may blister, peel, scab or flake, so it makes sense to wait until you
are healed before we move on.
Will my insurance cover any part of the tattoo removal?
What if I only want to lighten my tat so I can get an
We can certainly do that for you.
It is most important to understand that laser removal is all about fracturing the ink
which disperses the various colors of your tattoo
beneath the skin. It is not about burning the
skin off in layers to get the desired effect.