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Who Can't Get Laser Tattoo Removal?

Updated: Feb 26

Who Can't Get Laser Tattoo Removal?

Are you thinking of undergoing a tattoo removal because you have ink you regret?

Even though Tattoo Removal offers an effective and relatively safe way to get rid of unwanted tattoos, it’s important to understand that not everyone is a suitable candidate. Here we aim to provide an overview of who should not get laser tattoo removal. Read on to know more about it.

People with Certain Medical Conditions

People with certain medical conditions that affect skin healing or blood clotting, such as diabetes, immune disorders, or bleeding disorders, should consult with a dermatologist or a physician before undergoing laser tattoo removal. They may need additional precautions or alternative treatments.

People with Dark or Sensitive Skin

While laser tattoo removal can work on darker skin tones, people with very dark or sensitive skin are at a higher risk of side effects, such as scarring, pigmentation changes, or blistering. A specialist experienced in treating darker skin tones should be consulted for adequate advice and treatment planning.

Pregnant or Nursing Women

The safety of laser tattoo removal during pregnancy or while breastfeeding has not been established. It is generally advised to postpone the procedure until after childbirth or after breastfeeding to ensure the well-being of the mother and child.

If you want to know if laser tattoo removal is a good option for you, send us a note and Byron Electric can assess your situation and offer you personalised advice. It's crucial to let your tattoo removal practitioner to know of any medical conditions you might have so that they can better assist you and guarantee your safety.


At Byron Electric, we understand that every tattoo removal journey is as unique as the individual. With over 15 years of collective tattoo and removal industry experience, we blend artistry, technology and skill, to safely guide you on your own removal path.

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