beauty / Tattoo Removal

New Picosecond Lasers Show Promise with Removal of Blue and Green Tattoos

http://www.modernmedicine.com/modernmedicine/Cosmetic+Dermatology/Picosecond-laser-shows-significant-promise-for-new/ArticleStandard/Article/detail/770085

Interesting article from www.modernmedicine.com.  It is very challenging to remove blue and green tattoo ink completely using nanosecond pulse lasers (the lasers that are currently used in practice).  According to the author, “more than two-thirds of green and/or blue tattoos were nearly 100 percent cleared after just one or two treatments.”  These are very exciting results.

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