Frequently Asked Questions
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How many treatments do I need to remove my tattoo?
Generally, most tattoos take between 6-10 sessions. Some Tattoos, due to the type of ink, depth and density may require more treatment. The GOOD NEWS... We GUARANTEE FREE complimentary sessions after the 10th session.
What if I want a cover up?
Lightening up OLD tattoos before they can be covered by a NEW Design, requires 2-5 treatments.Pay as you go is a great option for you.
How much will laser tattoo removal cost?
We have made this as simple as possible with 2 choices:
1. Pay as you go as stated on our price page
2. Prepay for a discount up to 20%
I have a Large Tattoo I want treated. What will the cost be?
Firstly, a treatment plan will be covered at your consultation. Then a FREE Patch Test will also be provided by our qualified technician to see how well your tattoo responds prior to treatment. This will also give you the opportunity to see how it all works. Essentially, larger tattoos with high densities of ink are broken down in separate stages. This gradual process is an important factor both for the healing stages and the success of ink removal from your body.
The following factors determines how many sessions you require:
-The density of ink.
-The age and size of your Tattoo and the location of the tattoo on your body.
Additionally, your body’s ability to dispose of the ink helps determines the number of treatments
What's the gap between each treatment?
Removing the ink from your skin is a process that requires a course of treatments. The Laser is used to break down the ink into tiny particles so they can then be removed by the cells of the immune system and then carried out through your lymphatic system. We aim treat your tattoo every 4-6 weeks apart depending on each person's immune system and their ability to heal.
Will there be any scaring or marks left?
Matrix Picosecond technology ensures that there is NO scaring or damage to the skin after your laser treatment.
Is there a consultation fee?
No, we do not charge a consultation fee.
What should I do before my treatment?
Wash and clean the whole area prior to your treatments. Clean shave the entire area the night before. Avoid using any lotions or ointments. No Sun exposure 1 week prior to the treatment. No fake tan on the area. Wear comfortable clothing for ease of access during the treatment ,also to avoid friction on the area after the treatment. Eat a few hours prior to treatment.
What is involved in aftercare?
As with most procedures, proper aftercare is important to speed up healing process and eliminate ink removal. Professional aftercare instructions will be provided by our technician on the day of your 1st treatment. This assures you enjoy your visit and have a 100% success rate.
What to expect after a treatment?
There is no down time for Matrix's Laser Tattoo removal. Most clients go straight back to work after their treatment. Some may experience a little redness, minor swelling or light blistering, temporary itching, a slight raising of the tattoo, all these effects are quite norman . However, they are only temporary. As your skin will heal completely as per our aftercare instructions. If you have any further questions or would like to see our state-of-the-art equipment we would be delighted to show you around.
Does The Procedure Hurt?
It's important to know that most treatments take just 30 seconds to 2 minutes to complete. The discomfort is less than getting the tattoo and the treatment time is much quicker than receiving a tattoo. We offer a skin numbing cream during the procedure alongside a powerful chilling machine that blows cold air on the skin before, during, and after treatments. We Recommend a FREE PATCH TEST, to ensure that all our clients you are completely comfortable.