by Linda A. Johnson, The Associated Press
Posted Jul 31, 2019 2:02 pm EDT
TRENTON, N.J. — Does your tattoo sport your old flame’s name? Or usually the one you have for a whim no further fits your image?
You’re not the only one. Many individuals have “tattoo regret” and are opting to obtain the ink eliminated.
Almost 3 in 10 U.S. grownups get one or higher tattoos and 25% would like them eliminated, relating to Dr. Paul M. Friedman, director regarding the Dermatology & Laser Surgical treatment Center in Houston and nyc.
Friedman, a spokesman for the American Society for Dermatologic Surgical treatment , claims folks of all many years would like removals, but he’s seen a growth among millennials. The medical team estimates its people performed 85,000 tattoo removals in 2017, the newest information available, but that doesn’t consist of people eliminated by other medical employees.