Successful treatment of a cosmetic tattoo using a combination of lasers.

@article{Suchin2004SuccessfulTO,
  title={Successful treatment of a cosmetic tattoo using a combination of lasers.},
  author={Karen Rebecca Suchin and Steven Greenbaum},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  year={2004},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={105-7}
}
BACKGROUND Cosmetic tattoos are becoming more popular and are often composed of several colors. Tattoo pigments containing ferric oxide and titanium dioxide can change to a blue-black color after exposure to Q-switched lasers that can be permanent. OBJECTIVE Using a patient who presented with rouge tattoos on the cheeks as an example, we describe a useful… CONTINUE READING