Laser treatment of tattoos

Voraphol Vejjabhinanta, Caroline V. Caperton, Christopher Wong, Rawat Charoensawad, Keyvan Nouri

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Tattoos are a long-standing part of human culture. Techniques used in tattooing have evolved over the centuries. Although 24% of Americans between the ages of 18-50 years have at least one tattoo, 28% of people who get tattoos regret the decision within the first month.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLasers in Dermatology and Medicine
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9780857292810, 0857292811, 9780857292803
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Vejjabhinanta, V., Caperton, C. V., Wong, C., Charoensawad, R., & Nouri, K. (2012). Laser treatment of tattoos. In Lasers in Dermatology and Medicine (Vol. 9780857292810, pp. 83-89). Springer-Verlag London Ltd.